Category: China


In his strongest warning yet to Taiwan, China’s President Xi Jinping says the self-ruled island will face the “punishment of history” for any attempt to split the mainland. Addressing the parliament’s annual session on Tuesday, Xi said Beijing would push […]


An American nuclear-powered aircraft carrier has docked at Danang, Vietnam, for the first time since the end of the war between the former foes, in what is viewed as a push by Washington to challenge Beijing’s presence in the disputed […]


Germany lashed out Friday at U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to slap protectionist tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said such punitive tariffs would mostly affect European industries, warning that it might also spark an international […]


President Donald Trump ripped Russia on Monday by accusing Moscow of undermining U.S. and international sanctions on North Korea. Addressing a gathering of state governors at the White House, Trump lauded China for its efforts to curb North Korea’s economic […]


The Communist Party of China has proposed ending presidential term limits, signaling President Xi Jinping plans to remain in power for years to come. The state-run Xinhua news agency announced Sunday that the Central Committee of the Communist Party is […]


China’s Defense Ministry has rejected as “groundless” reports circulating in the media that it is planning to build a military base in Afghanistan. Defense Ministry spokesman Wu Qian said Thursday that security cooperation between China and Afghanistan was continuing on […]


The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said in a report released on Wednesday that for the second year in a row, the number of journalists jailed reached a new record in 2017. The top three countries responsible for […]


  Thousands of Chinese jihadist separatists are fighting in Syria Fighting against Assad, the group seeks to raise its global profile and amplify its anti-China campaign The Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) has received little to no media coverage Their presence […]