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USA POLITICS: ‘Major, Major Conflict With North Korea Possible’: Trump Says

USA POLITICS: ‘Major, Major Conflict With North Korea Possible’: Trump Says

“We’d love to solve things diplomatically but it’s very difficult,” U.S. President Donald Trump says.

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CHINA POLITICS: US Aircraft Carrier Heads for Korean Waters, China Calls for Restraint

CHINA POLITICS: US Aircraft Carrier Heads for Korean Waters, China Calls for Restraint

Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to exercise restraint on a call about North Korea with U.S. President Donald Trump, as Japan conducted exercises with a US aircraft carrier strike group headed for Korean waters.

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NORTH KOREA POLITICS: North Korean Ships Head Home After China Orders Coal Returned

NORTH KOREA POLITICS: North Korean Ships Head Home After China Orders Coal Returned

U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping were discussing North Korea at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort on April 7.

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TAIWAN POLITICS: ‘Don’t Use Taiwan’, Taipei Frets Ahead of Trump-Xi Meeting

TAIWAN POLITICS: ‘Don’t Use Taiwan’, Taipei Frets Ahead of Trump-Xi Meeting

At issue for Taipei is whether Trump-Xi meeting will harm Taipei’s interests as US begins new arms package for Taiwan, a move sure to anger China.

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CHINA POLITICS: Tillerson Ends China Trip With Warm Words From President Xi Jinping

CHINA POLITICS: Tillerson Ends China Trip With Warm Words From President Xi Jinping

“The joint interests of China and US far outweigh the differences, and cooperation is the only correct choice for us both,” Chinese President Xi said.

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USA POLITICS: Rex Tillerson Faces Tough First Trip to Asia

USA POLITICS: Rex Tillerson Faces Tough First Trip to Asia

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will press China to do more on perhaps the most serious security challenge confronting President Donald Trump.

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CHINA POLITICS: J-20 New Generation Warplane Launched in China

CHINA POLITICS: J-20 New Generation Warplane Launched in China

Chinese President Xi Jinping is overseeing sweeping modernisation of China’s armed forces, the largest in the world, including anti-satellite missiles.

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NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Pyongyang Fires Ballistic Missile

NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Pyongyang Fires Ballistic Missile

North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea early on Sunday, the first such test since U.S. President Donald Trump was elected, and his administration indicated that Washington would have a calibrated response to avoid escalating tensions.

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CHINA POLITICS: China Gets Early Win Off Donald Trump

CHINA POLITICS: China Gets Early Win Off Donald Trump

China wrested a concession from the United States as the two presidents spoke for the first time this week, but Beijing may not be able to derive much comfort from the win on U.S. policy toward Taiwan.

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USA POLITICS: Donald Trump Now Backs ‘One China’ Policy

USA POLITICS: Donald Trump Now Backs ‘One China’ Policy

“President Trump agreed, at the request of President Xi, to honor our ‘one China’ policy,” the statement said.

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CHINA POLITICS: Trump Breaks Ice With Xi Jinping in Letter Seeking ‘Constructive’ Ties

CHINA POLITICS: Trump Breaks Ice With Xi Jinping in Letter Seeking ‘Constructive’ Ties

“President Trump stated he looks forward to working with President Xi to develop a constructive relationship that benefits United States and China,” it said.

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CHINA POLITICS: No Winner Between US And China Conflict: Wang Yi

CHINA POLITICS: No Winner Between US And China Conflict: Wang Yi

Relations between China and United States have soured after Trump upset Beijing in December by taking a telephone call from Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen and threatened to impose tariffs on Chinese imports.

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PHILIPPINE POLITICS: Duterte Slams US of Building ‘Permanent’ Arsenal in Philippines

PHILIPPINE POLITICS: Duterte Slams US of Building ‘Permanent’ Arsenal in Philippines

“They’re unloading arms in the Philippines now … I’m serving notice to the armed forces of the United States. Do not do it, I will not allow it,” Duterte.

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CHINA POLITICS: Trump Stresses ‘America First’, Beijing Plays World Leader

CHINA POLITICS: Trump Stresses ‘America First’, Beijing Plays World Leader

China is calmly mapping out global leadership aspirations from trade to climate change, drawing distinctions between President Xi Jinping’s steady hand and new U.S. President Donald Trump, whose first days have been marked by media feuds and protests.

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CHINA POLITICS: Diplomat Says China Would Assume World Leadership If Needed

CHINA POLITICS: Diplomat Says China Would Assume World Leadership If Needed

“If China is required to play that leadership role then China will assume its responsibilities,” Zhang Jun, director general of the Chinese Foreign Ministry’s international economics department added.

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CHINA POLITICS: Xi Jinping Says Military Must Be Smaller, But More Capable

CHINA POLITICS: Xi Jinping Says Military Must Be Smaller, But More Capable

“This is a major, inevitable change,” Xi Jinping told the meeting. “We must seize the opportunity and make breakthroughs.”

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CHINA POLITICS: Xi Jinping Calls For ‘Smooth Transition’ In Relationship With US

CHINA POLITICS: Xi Jinping Calls For ‘Smooth Transition’ In Relationship With US

“We meet at a hinge moment in the China-U.S. relationship,” Xi Jinping said at the start of the meeting, through an interpreter.

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CHINA POLITICS: Beijing State Media Warn Trump Against Renouncing Free Trade Deals

CHINA POLITICS: Beijing State Media Warn Trump Against Renouncing Free Trade Deals

During the raucous election campaign, Donald Trump fuelled concerns among many of the United States’ trading partners by pledging to renegotiate NAFTA.

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CHINA POLITICS: Xi Jinping Says Cooperation With US Under Trump Way Forward

CHINA POLITICS: Xi Jinping Says Cooperation With US Under Trump Way Forward

Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke by phone and Xi told Trump cooperation was the only choice for the world’s two largest economies.

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CHINA POLITICS: Jinping To Trump: Cooperation Only Choice

CHINA POLITICS: Jinping To Trump: Cooperation Only Choice

Trump lambasted China throughout the U.S. election campaign, drumming up headlines with his pledges to slap 45 percent tariffs on imported Chinese goods.

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