Showing posts with label China. Show all posts
Showing posts with label China. Show all posts

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Seoul expresses regret over Japan's Dokdo claim in school curriculum

Japan's Dokdo claim
South Korea expressed regret over Japan's decision to teach high school students geography and history, containing its claim to Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo, starting next year.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

China says will hit back after US proposes fresh tariffs on $200 billion on goods

China says will hit back after US proposes fresh tariffs
China has accused the US of bullying and warned it would hit back after the Trump administration raised the stakes in their trade dispute, threatening 10% tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

China ‘Quietly' Conducts Electronic Warfare Tests in South China Sea

South China Sea
Weeks after delivering military equipment to the South China Sea's disputed Spratly Islands, China has begun to conduct tests on its tech-jamming weaponry, it was revealed Thursday.

Friday, July 6, 2018

Iran reaffirms commitment to nuclear deal, parties agree to act without US – Lavrov

Iran reaffirms commitment to nuclear deal
Three European parties to the Iranian nuclear deal, as well as Russia and China, have agreed to create a special mechanism to maintain trade with Iran independently from Washington, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Kim, Xi agreed U.S. troops should leave South Korea

U.S. troops should leave South Korea
Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to work toward the eventual withdrawal of U.S. troops from South Korea during their third summit in China, according to a Japanese press report.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

China Issues US Travel Warning amid Trade Tensions

China Issues US Travel Warning
China's embassy in Washington has issued a security advisory to Chinese nationals traveling to the United States, the latest such warning as trade tensions escalate between the two countries.

Friday, June 29, 2018

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Taiwan holds drills to fend against invasion amid China tensions

Taiwan holds drills to fend against invasion
Taiwan held drills simulating the repelling of invading forces on Wednesday, as the country prepared to conduct joint drills with the United States amid rising tensions with China.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Trump puts 25% tariff on Chinese goods

Trump puts 25% tariff on Chinese goods
US President Donald Trump is to impose 25% tariffs on $50bn worth of Chinese goods, accusing Beijing of intellectual copyright theft.

China Carries Out Missile Drills in South China Sea amid Heightened Tensions

South China Sea
China’s navy carried out drills in the South China Sea to simulate fending off an aerial attack, state media said on Friday, as China and the United States trade barbs over who is responsible for heightened tensions in the disputed waterways.

Friday, June 8, 2018

U.S. expands health alert to cover China after mystery illness

U.S. expands health alert to cover China after mystery illness
The U.S. State Department expanded a health alert Friday for American staffers in China, about two days after it evacuated diplomats and relatives over a mysterious acoustic illness.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Taiwan Holds Large-Scale Military Drills amid China Tensions

Taiwan Holds Large-Scale Military Drills
Taiwan simulated repelling an invading force on Thursday and used civilian-operated drones for the first time as part of annual military drills on the self-ruled island amid escalating tensions with China.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

China Warns US against Provocations Following B-52 Flyby

 B-52
China is accusing the United States of militarizing the South China Sea after two American B-52 bombers flew close to a disputed Chinese-held shoal in a show of force.

China, India vow to strengthen cooperation

China, India vow to strengthen cooperation
China and India working together will accelerate the common development of the two countries, benefit the entire world, and contribute to the progress of human civilization, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Monday.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Pentagon will ‘compete vigorously’ with Beijing in South China Sea – Mattis

Pentagon will ‘compete vigorously’ with Beijing in South China Sea
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has claimed that since Beijing’s South China Sea policy contradicts Washington’s strategy of “openness,” the US will have to “compete vigorously” wherever cooperation is impossible.

Monday, May 28, 2018

Philippines warns China of ‘red lines’ in S. China Sea feud – Foreign Secretary

Philippines warns China of ‘red lines’ in S. China Sea feud
The Philippines' Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said on Monday that China had been notified of “red lines,” or actions Manila would find unacceptable, in the South China Sea, AP reported.

South China Sea: China opposes US provocation in its territorial waters

Xisha Islands
China on Sunday voiced strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to two U.S. warships trespassing into China's territorial waters off the Xisha Islands.

Friday, May 25, 2018

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

"No constructivo": China critica que EE.UU. retire su invitación para hacer maniobras en el Pacífico

 los ejercicios militares
El ministro de Exteriores de China, Wang Yi, ha estimado como una medida "no constructiva" el hecho de que Estados Unidos haya retirado su invitación para que el país asiático tomara parte en los ejercicios militares multinacionales RIMPAC que se desarrollan cada dos años en el océano Pacífico.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Philippines Expresses Concern Over Chinese Bombers Landing in South China Sea

Philippines Expresses Concern Over Chinese Bombers Landing in South China Sea
Despite Manila having stated that it can't verify the presence of the Chinese bombers, it has taken note of the reports and expressed "serious concerns anew on its impact to efforts to maintain peace and stability in the region," according to the Philippines' presidential spokesman Harry Roque.

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