International Relations

China's Xi to make 3-nation Europe visit starting Thursday

Mar 18, 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Italy, France and Monaco beginning Thursday

Global shares rise as investors watch US-China trade talks

Mar 18, 2019

Global shares gained as investors awaited signs of progress in negotiations on resolving a trade war between the two biggest economies

China says 13,000 Xinjiang 'terrorists' arrested since 2014

Mar 18, 2019

China has arrested nearly 13,000 people it describes as terrorists in Xinjiang since 2014, the government said in a report issued to counter criticism of internment camps and other oppressive security in the traditionally Islamic region

Malaysia continues case against Vietnam woman in Kim killing

Mar 14, 2019

Prosecutors say Malaysia's attorney general has ordered the murder case to proceed against a Vietnamese woman accused in the killing of the North Korean leader's half brother

Taiwan cites US concerns over El Salvador-China relations

Mar 14, 2019

Taiwan's foreign minister says Washington should be concerned for strategic reasons that Taiwan is losing its diplomatic allies in Latin America to rival China

China accuses US of prejudice over human rights issues

Mar 14, 2019

China has responded to new U.S. allegations of widespread human rights abuses with its own accusations of prejudice and interference, saying the situation of rights in the country has "never been better"

Vietnamese suspect in Kim Jong Nam's killing seeking release

Mar 14, 2019

Vietnam is urging Malaysia to release the second woman accused of killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader

China: Taiwan's moves like 'stretching arm to block a car'

Mar 13, 2019

China says attempts by Taiwan's government to block its goal of bringing the self-governing island under Beijing's control are like "stretching out an arm to block a car"

Asian shares fall amid continuing global uncertainties

Mar 13, 2019

Asian shares are lower amid continuing global uncertainties that weighed on stocks as some traders took profits from an earlier rally

US envoy calls China's Muslim camps 'horrific,' wants probe

Mar 12, 2019

A U.S. envoy on religion has described China's internment of an estimated 1 million Muslims as a "horrific situation," and called for an investigation