CHINESE military chiefs called for a return to six-nation denuclearisation talks for the Korean peninsula in Washington yesterday.
They proposed a “dual-track approach” with a peace mechanism in parallel with a “suspension for suspension” to defuse tensions over...
Friday 23rd Jun 2017
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Friday 16th Jun 2017
PANAMA established diplomatic relations with China yesterday, cutting off the Chinese breakaway island province of Taiwan by default.
President Juan Carlos Varela said the move was the “correct path for our country.”
A joint statement released on Monday evening in...
Wednesday 14th Jun 2017
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CHINA, Russia and the European Union pledged yesterday to uphold the Paris climate change accord whether or not the United States withdraws from it.
The rush of statements came as US President Donald Trump was expected to announce his decision on the agreement outside the White House...
Friday 2nd Jun 2017
CHINA called yesterday for closer international co-operation as President Xi Jinping pledged more than £75 billion for the “Belt and Road” economic scheme.
Mr Xi told world leaders gathered in Beijing at the Belt and Road Forum — named after the overland...
Monday 15th May 2017
NORTH KOREA let fly with a rare direct criticism of its ally China yesterday, warning Beijing that its “reckless remarks” on Pyongyang’s nuclear programme are testing its patience and could trigger “grave” consequences.
The Korean Central News Agency said...
Friday 5th May 2017
CHINA urged WashingtonPyongyang talks yesterday after the US president said he’d be “honoured” to meet North Korea’s leader.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said the US and North Korea needed to take concrete steps toward peace and avoid further...
Wednesday 3rd May 2017
US PRESIDENT Donald Trump said at the weekend that he believes his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping is putting pressure on North Korea to halt missile and nuclear tests.
In interview broadcast yesterday and recorded hours after another North Korean ballistic missile test on Saturday, Mr...
Monday 1st May 2017
THREE Chinese warships visited the southern Philippines city of Davao yesterday as President Rodrigo Duterte muted his criticism of China.
Mr Duterte removed references to Chinese “militarisation” of disputed islands in the South China Sea in his statement as rotating...