One man, Hua Haifeng, has been arrested and two men are missing in China after it has been discovered that the men were using illegal listening equipment; investigating labor conditions at factories that produce shoes for Ivanka Trump, the daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump, and other Western brands.The Ivanka Trump brand declined to comment while the White House and Ivanka Trump’s lawyer, Jamie Gorelick, did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
On Saturday, Ivanka Trump briefly took her father’s, President Donald Trump’s, seat at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, sitting among other world leaders. Her action, which is considered a breach of diplomatic protocol, questions her role in her father’s administration. Donald Trump, her brother, Trump Jr, as well as the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, had defended Ivanka’s appearance. Ivanka was also attending a World Bank panel which aims Women in Business where the U.S. has pledged 50 million for the initiative.