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China Lands Strategic Bomber On South China Sea, U.S. Gets Angry

China Lands Strategic Bomber On South China Sea, U.S. Gets Angry

🕔07:59, 19.May 2018

China angers US after landing planes, including H-6K bomber, on a South China Sea reef. The Pentagon condemned the military activity as ‘raising tensions and destabilising the region’.

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China’s First Built Aircraft Carrier Starts Sea Trials

China’s First Built Aircraft Carrier Starts Sea Trials

🕔09:17, 13.May 2018

Expected to be commissioned by 2020, the ship will give China a second aircraft carrier to beef up its navy as it asserts its claims in the disputed South China Sea and seeks to deter any independence movements in Taiwan.

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25 Years U.S. Was Asleep While Russia, China Posing New Strategic Challenge To West

25 Years U.S. Was Asleep While Russia, China Posing New Strategic Challenge To West

🕔07:49, 9.May 2018

“In the United States we’ve been on holiday for 25 years and maybe a little bit more,” Michael Griffin, under secretary of defence for research and engineering, said in a recent address to the Hudson Institute, a Washington think tank. “We failed to continue to fund the practices that had gotten us where we were, which was at the very top of the technological heap.”

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Here’s China’s Report Of US Human Rights ‘Severe Democracy Flaws’

Here’s China’s Report Of US Human Rights ‘Severe Democracy Flaws’

🕔10:01, 26.Apr 2018

Criticizing the direction in which America is heading with the wealthiest minority grabbing all the power, the report argued that the once exemplary American democracy is “drowning in money.”

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China Slams US, UK, France Airstrikes in Syria

China Slams US, UK, France Airstrikes in Syria

🕔10:46, 14.Apr 2018

China also said the operation had complicated the Syrian crisis: “Any unilateral military action violates the United Nations charter and its principles and international law and its principles.

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Is Xi Jinping Going to Transform China’s Hawaii Into The New Hong Kong?

Is Xi Jinping Going to Transform China’s Hawaii Into The New Hong Kong?

🕔09:59, 4.Apr 2018

President Xi Jinping’s keynote speech would be “the most authoritative interpretation” of the new measures planned to mark the 40th anniversary of China’s move towards economic liberalisation.

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China to WTO on Trump: “Lock This Beast Back Into The cage of WTO Rules”

China to WTO on Trump: “Lock This Beast Back Into The cage of WTO Rules”

🕔14:05, 26.Mar 2018

“The US is setting a very bad precedent by bluntly breaching its commitment made to the world. WTO members should jointly prevent the resurrection of 301 investigations and lock this beast back into the cage of the WTO rules,” Beijing’s envoy Zhang Xiangchen said.

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China State Media to Be Regulated By Communist Party

China State Media to Be Regulated By Communist Party

🕔11:40, 23.Mar 2018

The Communist Party newspaper Global Times quoted government expert Feng Yue of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences as saying the move will “concentrate the resources and authority to improve China’s influence overseas and promote China’s international image.”

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China Sells Powerful Tracking System to Pakistan in Unprecedented Deal

China Sells Powerful Tracking System to Pakistan in Unprecedented Deal

🕔11:25, 22.Mar 2018

China provides tracking system for Pakistan’s missile programme. Tracking system could allow Islamabad to speed up development of missile that can target multiple cities or military sites. India and Pakistan are in a heated race to build up their nuclear weapons capabilities.

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China Coast Guard Now Controlled By Its Armed Police Force

China Coast Guard Now Controlled By Its Armed Police Force

🕔15:05, 21.Mar 2018

China’s military police given control of coastguard as Beijing boosts maritime security. Restructuring necessary to ensure Communist Party’s ‘absolute leadership over the PLA and other armed forces’, document says.

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Xi Jinping Vows to ‘Fight Bloody Battles’ Against China’s Enemies

Xi Jinping Vows to ‘Fight Bloody Battles’ Against China’s Enemies

🕔11:30, 20.Mar 2018

“All acts and tricks to separate the country are doomed to fail and will be condemned by the people and punished by history,” President Xi Jinping told nearly 3,000 delegates assembled at the imposing Great Hall of the People facing Tiananmen Square.

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Missile Commander Lt Gen Wei Fenghe is China’s New Defence Minister

Missile Commander Lt Gen Wei Fenghe is China’s New Defence Minister

🕔11:16, 19.Mar 2018

Lt. Gen. Wei Fenghe joined the Second Artillery Corps in 1970 when he was just 16. He was sent to learn rocket engineering at a missile school under the Commission for Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence.

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