Daily Archives: April 27, 2019

Xi: China Wants to Expand Sprawling Belt and Road Project

BEIJING President Xi Jinping called Saturday for more countries to join China’s sprawling infrastructure-building initiative in the face of U.S. opposition to a project Washington worries is increasing Beijing’s strategic influence.Xi spoke at a gath…

Sudanese Protesters, Military Say Talks ‘Fruitful’

Organizers of the protests that drove Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir from power and the ruling military council said talks Saturday on forming a transitional government were transparent and fruitful.Both sides announced they would set up a joint comm…