Friday, April 11, 2014
Chinese Christians have asked the government to halt what they claim is an orchestrated campaign to demolish churches, a U.S.-based religious rights group said.
Beijing artist Liang Kegang returned from a business trip in southern France with well-rested lungs and a small item of protest against his home city's choking pollution: a glass jar of clean, Provence air.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
The daughter of a prominent Uighur academic told U.S. lawmakers Tuesday that his arrest sent a message China will not tolerate even peaceful expression of grievances by the minority group.
A longtime aide to Chinese political heavyweight Zhou Yongkang has been sacked from his post and expelled from the ruling Communist Party for corruption, a party body said Wednesday.
Over kung pao chicken and dumplings, Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel recalled his days as an infantryman in Vietnam Wednesday with young Chinese soldiers at a People's Liberation Army (PLA) training academy.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Visiting U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chinese military chiefs traded warnings and rebukes Tuesday as they clashed over Beijing's territorial disputes with its neighbors, North Korea's missile program and cyber espionage.2 Comments
Two Chinese anti-corruption activists went on trial under heavy security Tuesday, in Beijing's latest strike against a burgeoning rights movement.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Beijing warned the United States on Monday against interfering in Hong Kong's affairs after U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met with two of the city's outspoken pro-democracy campaigners last week.
Militancy is on the rise in China among Uighurs driven to despair over Beijing's “terrorist colonization,” Wu'er Kaixi, a Uighur exiled after his role in the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests, has warned.
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is expected to get a rare tour Monday of China's first aircraft carrier, becoming the first foreign visitor to go aboard the ship.