Tens of thousands of people protested against the separation of migrant families in the United States. The court’s decision on forced family reunification is executed with a delay.Tens of thousands of people on Saturday, June 30, came to the demonstration in several cities in the United States, voicing his disagreement with the immigration policy of President Donald trump. The protesters, among whom were many policies of the Democratic party went under the slogan “Families should be together”, referring to the forced separation of refugee families, bringing adults for a long time he ended up behind bars.
These measures are part of a policy of “zero tolerance” trump, in which the current us authorities intend to stop the illegal influx of migrants at the southern border with Mexico. Trump announced a temporary cessation of this practice, but now parents and children together go into custody. Over the past weeks, more than 2,500 minor children were separated from their families. The court’s decision on involuntary care family reunification is executed with a delay.
The protest started in the morning local time in cities in the Eastern United States. In the capital Washington on the streets about 50 thousand people, among whom were also some celebrities – for example, the singer Alicia keys. Near the White house held another demonstration: a small group of people spoke in support of the migration policy trump.
In Boston at the meeting were Senator against Democrat Elizabeth Warren, which required the modification of duties for employees of Immigration and customs enforcement of the United States, which has repeatedly been seen in the brutal treatment of migrants.
Trump complained about the trade with the European Union
According to the President of the United States in trade matters of the EU “as bad as China”. Trump once again complained about the EU’s desire to earn a “surplus” on the trade with the United States.According to the President of the United States Donald trump, the European Union in world trade “is as bad as China only less.” Their opinions trump expressed on Sunday, July 2, in an interview with Fox News. The American President complained that the EU trade relations with the United States aimed at a very large profit, while simultaneously highlighting the framework of NATO too little. “In NATO we spend a fortune to protect them. What they do to us is terrible,” said trump. He also said that in some way likes the EU, but across the Atlantic, Americans are treated “unfairly”. Previously, trump has repeatedly accused China of unfair methods of trade.
Trump has for many years opposed to the proliferation of automobiles in the United States. The American President has repeatedly complained that the car companies BMW and Mercedes arrive EN masse in the United States, almost obligasi duties, while duties on American cars in Europe is very high. In reality, cars from the EU are taxed in the US, 2.5 percent duty, and cars from the US to Europe – 10 percent. While the US has raised tariffs on trucks and pickups up to 25 percent, while in the EU on average machines of this kind are taxed at 14 percent.
From 1 June 2018, the White house imposed tariffs on steel products and aluminum from Europe. In response, Brussels has announced the introduction of retaliatory tariffs on American goods worth 2.8 billion euros. Donald trump has threatened to impose an additional payout and European cars, first produced in Germany. The European Union should ease tensions in a trade dispute. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker intends in July to visit Washington to discuss ways out of the trading crisis.
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The company “Gazprom” for the first time to enter the market of borrowings in Chinese yuan.
Sources of news agencies ITAR-TASS and “Interfax” on Thursday, April 10, reported that Gazprom is considering all options,” including the “symbolic” Eurobond issue denominated in the Chinese currency. It was also noted that “the placement of Eurobonds in yuan is interesting as it widens the base of potential investors.”
First information about the possibility of entering the bond market in RMB from outside “Gazprom” appeared in the 2011 Head of financial-economic Department Andrey Kruglov said then that “option with RMB, the company is actively working with China.”
It is worth noting that Russian companies had resorted to borrowing in the currency of the PRC. In particular, banks such as “VTB”, “Gazprombank” and “Rosselkhozbank” has conducted a placement of Eurobonds denominated in Chinese yuan.
More active use of yuan from one of the largest energy companies in the world can be seen as a signal of continuation of the strengthening financial and economic ties between Russia and China on the background of cooling relations with Western countries and threats of new sanctions against Russia by the US and the EU.