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Taiwan's President Vows to Help China Achieve Democracy
July 14, 2017
Taiwan's President Vows to Help China Achieve Democracy
Tsai Ing-wen expresses condolences for the death of Liu Xiaobo and encourages Chinese people to pursue democracy
Taiwan's President Vows to Help China Achieve Democracy
US Calls on China to Release Liu Xiaobo’s Wife
July 14, 2017
US Calls on China to Release Liu Xiaobo’s Wife
Chinese Nobel Laureate Liu died of multiple organ failure after years in jail. His widow remains under house arrest.
US Calls on China to Release Liu Xiaobo’s Wife
China Clarifies Reports of VPN Ban
July 13, 2017
China Clarifies Reports of VPN Ban
China counters media reports that it plans to ban personal VPNs.
China Clarifies Reports of VPN Ban
Does Taipei Still Hold Taiwan Is Part of the Republic of China?
July 13, 2017
Does Taipei Still Hold Taiwan Is Part of the Republic of China?
Taiwan’s foreign ministry deletes a webpage claiming Taiwan as part of the Republic of China.
Does Taipei Still Hold Taiwan Is Part of the Republic of China?
China Officially Sets Up Its First Overseas Base in Djibouti
July 12, 2017
China Officially Sets Up Its First Overseas Base in Djibouti
China sends military personnel to its new base, designed to support Chinese missions in Africa and the Middle East.
China Officially Sets Up Its First Overseas Base in Djibouti
China: Korean Peninsula Crisis Is Not Our Responsibility
July 12, 2017
China: Korean Peninsula Crisis Is Not Our Responsibility
China welcomes South Korea’s grand proposal to solve the North Korea issue.
China: Korean Peninsula Crisis Is Not Our Responsibility
China: No Entertainment Shows in ‘Major Propaganda Period’
July 11, 2017
China: No Entertainment Shows in ‘Major Propaganda Period’
In order to welcome China's 19th Party Congress, Chinese main media censor bans entertainment shows
China: No Entertainment Shows in ‘Major Propaganda Period’
What Does China Care About?
July 07, 2017
What Does China Care About?
American and Chinese perspectives differ fundamentally on East Asian regional issues.
What Does China Care About?
The Curious Case of Ideas in Modern Chinese Politics
July 07, 2017
The Curious Case of Ideas in Modern Chinese Politics
Ideas and political debates matter in China, probably more than ever.
The Curious Case of Ideas in Modern Chinese Politics
A Chinese Student Disappeared. China Blames US Democracy
July 07, 2017
A Chinese Student Disappeared. China Blames US Democracy
Chinese media blame U.S. democratic system for its incompetence after a Chinese student is abducted.
A Chinese Student Disappeared. China Blames US Democracy
How China Is Emerging as a Leader in Global Innovation and IP Rights
July 07, 2017
How China Is Emerging as a Leader in Global Innovation and IP Rights
Some concerns aside, China is emerging as a global IP leader.
How China Is Emerging as a Leader in Global Innovation and IP Rights
Russia-China Relations Reach a New High
July 07, 2017
Russia-China Relations Reach a New High
Chinese President Xi Jinping said bilateral relations “are now the best ever” during his visit in Russia.
Russia-China Relations Reach a New High
Chinese, South Korean Presidents Meet After North Korea ICBM Test
July 07, 2017
Chinese, South Korean Presidents Meet After North Korea ICBM Test
Predictably, North Korea and THAAD dominated the discussion.
Chinese, South Korean Presidents Meet After North Korea ICBM Test
China Reacts Angrily to Latest US South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation
July 04, 2017
China Reacts Angrily to Latest US South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation
China says the latest U.S. freedom of navigation operation "infringed upon" its sovereignty.
China Reacts Angrily to Latest US South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation
A Path to 'True' Indirect Democracy in China
July 04, 2017
A Path to 'True' Indirect Democracy in China
China wouldn't have to make major structural changes to practice indirect democracy.
A Path to 'True' Indirect Democracy in China
Hong Kong’s Military Parade: From 'Greetings Leader' To 'Greetings Chairman'
July 01, 2017
Hong Kong’s Military Parade: From 'Greetings Leader' To 'Greetings Chairman'
The Chinese president inspected Hong Kong’s biggest military parade in 20 years.
Hong Kong’s Military Parade: From 'Greetings Leader' To 'Greetings Chairman'
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