Tag: China

China bans its construction crews from the West Bank over opposition to Israeli settlements

China is not allowing Chinese construction crews to work in the West Bank because it opposes Israeli settlements in what it considers occupied Palestinian territory. Israel officials said Sunday they had signed a deal with China to bring Chinese construction crews to Israel. They would not address reports that the work would be restricted to […]

China warns North Korea another nuclear weapons test would take relations beyond ‘point of no return’

North Korea has been warned not to go past the “point of no return” with another nuclear test by China, as the US and South Korea carry out high-profile military exercises. An editorial in the Global Times, regarded as a mouthpiece for the ruling Communist Party, said Beijing was hoping for a peaceful outcome but […]

Chinese pressure on North Korea ‘working,’ UN Ambassador Nikki Haley says

North Korea is trying to show strength at home by detaining another U.S. citizen, but overall, Chinese pressure on the regime is “working,” U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley said this morning. “I think that North Korea’s been playing games from the very beginning,” Haley said today on ABC News’ “Good Morning America.” “What […]

China and Europe have responsibility to avert North Korea crisis

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini expressed concern Thursday about rising tensions over North Korea’s nuclear weapons program, and said China and Europe have a common responsibility to avoid a military escalation on the Korean Peninsula. In a speech at Tsinghua University on her final day of a three-day trip to Beijing, Mogherini warned of […]

Bolton warns: ‘It only gets worse’ with North Korea

Former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton warned that the geopolitical situation with North Korea is bound to only get worse over time while calling to reunify the Korean Peninsula. “The North Koreans — this very erratic, unstable regime — may soon have the capability to harm us directly,” Bolton said in an […]

North Korea: China bombers on ‘high alert,’ US official says

China put cruise missile-capable bombers “on high alert” this week as the United States sees evidence the Chinese military is preparing to respond to a potential situation in North Korea, a US defense official told CNN. The official said the United States has also seen an extraordinary number of Chinese military aircraft being brought up […]

North Korea tension: China ‘seriously concerned’ about nuclear threats

China says it is seriously concerned about North Korean nuclear development, in the wake of a BBC interview with a top official from the North. North Korea’s vice-foreign minister told the BBC Pyongyang would continue to test missiles and would launch a pre-emptive nuclear strike if it thought the US was planning an attack. Foreign […]

Communist China Opens “Global Governance” School

At a newly established “School of Global Governance,” one of the most brutal and murderous dictatorships on the planet is training what it hopes will be the managers and leadership of the emerging “global governance” system. That dictatorship is the one enslaving Communist China, responsible for murdering more people than any other government in human […]

China urges North Korea and US to step back from brink of war

China has urged the US and North Korea to step back from the brink of a potentially catastrophic conflict after Pyongyang warned it would not “keep its arms crossed” in the event of a pre-emptive strike.Speaking in Beijing on Friday, the Chinese foreign minister, Wang Yi, told reporters the region faced a “precarious situation” in […]

China’s Xi tells Trump he wants peaceful solution to North Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping told President Trump in a phone call Wednesday that Beijing is willing to work with Washington on ending North Korea’s nuclear weapons program, but wants to do so through peaceful means. “Had a very good call last night with the President of China concerning the menace of North Korea,” Trump tweeted […]