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Britain to sail warship through disputed South China Sea

A British warship will sail from Australia through the disputed South China Seanext month to assert freedom of navigation rights, the UK’s defence secretary said on Tuesday in a move likely to irk Beijing.

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China criticizes US for nuclear adversary claims

China on Sunday criticized a U.S. government report that cast Beijing as a potential nuclear adversary and called on Washington to reduce its own much larger arsenal and join in promoting regional stability.

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China to move millions of people from homes in anti-poverty drive

Xiao Ercha lives in a tumbledown shanty beside a pigsty, thousands of kilometres and a world away from the awe-inspiring skyscrapers of Beijing and Shanghai.

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Chinese President Says Ready to Enhance Cooperation With Russia in 2018

Chinese President said that he hopes for comprehensive strategic cooperation between Beijing and Moscow to be expanded.

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China meets Australian ambassador amid ‘influence’ debate

Australia’s ambassador to China was summoned to a meeting with Beijing officials last week amid strained ties between the nations.

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South Korea’s Moon, China’s Xi to talk North Korea, trade in Beijing summit

Reining in North Korea’s nuclear ambitions will top South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s agenda in Beijing during a visit this week aimed at breaking the ice after a furious row with China over Seoul’s deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system.

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ASEAN shuns mention of China’s new islands, arbitration loss

Southeast Asian nations have avoided mention of China’s construction of islands in the South China Sea and a U.N.-linked arbitration ruling that invalidated Beijing’s claims in the disputed waters.

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Taiwan understands need to spend more on defence, president says in U.S.

Taiwan understands the need to spend more on its defence and will continue to increase its military spending, President Tsai Ing-wen said during a visit to Hawaii that has provoked anger from Beijing.

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Trump expected to pressure China’s Xi to rein in North Korea: officials

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to pressure China’s president when they meet next month in Beijing to do more to rein in North Korea out of a belief that Xi Jinping’s consolidation of power should give him more authority to do so.

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China willing to ‘pay most of the price’ to uphold N. Korea sanctions, calls for talks

China has pledged to sacrifice its own economic interests in order to properly enforce the new sanctions on North Korea that slash the rogue country’s imports. Both Moscow and Beijing, however, call for the six-party talks to resume.

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Xi Jinping Says China’s Sleek, Modern Military Will Never Allow Threats to Its Sovereignty

Speaking in Beijing’s cavernous Great Hall of the People to mark the 90th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), Chinese President Xi Jinping called upon “capable, brave and virtuous” soldiers “with soul” to lead the modernization of the nation’s armed forces.”

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Does US North Korea sanctions bill risk China relationship?

The US may target Chinese companies as part of new North Korea sanctions, an administration official said this week, even as diplomats are working with Beijing at the UN to reach a new international agreement.

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Are India and China heading toward a real confrontation?

China and India, two great powers with always uneasy relationship are once again headed toward a confrontation as their relations have been greatly soured over a disputed area. In a latest development, Beijing has warned Delhi over the possibility of an “all-out confrontation.”

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China military cements its presence in Africa

China has sent soldiers to its first overseas military base in Africa, cementing Beijing’s growing clout on the continent.

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Hong Kong residents seek British passports amid fears for future

Many Hong Kong residents, worried about growing encroachment by Beijing as the financial hub marks 20 years since its return to China, are rushing to secure British passports as a safety net in the case of social unrest or the erosion of civil liberties.

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Beijing courts Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner for visit

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner have been invited to China as Beijing works to build closer ties with the influential couple inside an erratic White House.

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