A Collection from This Week’s News on Important Issues for German-American Relations

Business and Economics

U.S.-China trade scorecard: advantage China (USA Today)

How Trump can Improve the Messy U.S.-Chinese Economic Relationship (NYT)

Germany criticizes Trump executive orders on trade (Deutsche Welle)

As U.S. targets Berlin on Trade, German Manufacturers Lobby Trump (NYT)

Foreign and Domestic Policy

‘Nuclear option’ fallout? More extreme U.S. justices, experts say (Reuters)

Trump lacks key players for meeting with Chinese leader (Politico)

Nunes steps down from US election Russian hacking probe (BBC News)

At Trump’s request, House may tweak health-care bill before recess (The Washington Post)

Society, Culture & Politics

Germany approves bill curbing online hate crime, fake news (CNBC)

Germany anti-immigrant party sees itself as a guarantor of Jewish life (Reuters)

German President Steinmeier blasts Brexit and populism (Deutsche Welle)

U.S. court approves lawsuit against Germany over claims of Nazi art theft (Reuters)