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Macao netizens slam HK mob provocation


Netizens from Macao Special Administrative Region condemned the mob violence of Hong Kong opposition forces and urged these "mobs" not to talk nonsense on Facebook's Macao pages, following a widely denounced social media post trying to arouse resentment of Macao people.

Nearly 100 scholars, religious leaders in Xinjiang refute Pompeo with joint letter

  Recently, we have noted that you have made a number of remarks about China, including false accusations against the ethnic, religious and human rights situations in Xinjiang. As scholars and religious personnel in Xinjiang, we deeply deplore your irresponsible and erroneous remarks.
Source: Tianshannet | 2019/7/19 23:11:02

Chinese condemn murderer's life sentence

The Chinese public expressed outrage and strongly denounced the "unfair and unjust" US legal system on Friday after the murderer of 26-year-old Zhang Yingying, a visiting Chinese scholar, was sentenced to life in prison instead of death, as many had previously demanded.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 22:32:06

China tells US to improve own human rights

Chinese officials and experts on Friday refuted US politicians' criticism of China's religion policies, noting that instead of slandering China's human rights situation, the US should focus more on improving its own human rights record as its wars have caused great humanitarian harm.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 21:58:40

Chinese religious groups slam US attack on nation's policies

Religious groups in China met in Beijing on Friday to express their anger over the US use of "religious freedom?? to attack China's religion policies, according to a release from news portal cpc.people.com.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 21:43:41

Tiangong-2's controlled re-entry shows China's international responsibility: chief designer

China's space lab Tiangong-2 successfully left orbit and re-entered the atmosphere on Friday night in a controlled manner after more than 1,000 days in service, with a small amount of debris falling into a designated security area in the South Pacific Ocean and most of the spacecraft burned in the atmosphere.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 21:24:58

Blast hits central China gas factory

An explosion took place Friday at a workshop of a gas plant in the city of Yima, Henan Province, causing multiple injuries.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/19 20:13:09

Smuggled agricultural products worth millions of USD seized in Beijing

Beijing customs has busted a smuggling case with agricultural products worth 260 million yuan (about 37.8 million U.S. dollars) seized, the largest such case in the municipality in recent years.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 19:46:00

Chinese State Councilor to visit Brazil, Chile

State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend the Formal Meeting of the BRICS Ministers of Foreign Affairs in Brazil and pay an official visit to the country from July 24 to 26.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/19 19:39:16

Macao netizens slam HK mob provocation

Netizens from Macao Special Administrative Region condemned the mob violence of Hong Kong opposition forces and urged these "mobs" not to talk nonsense on Facebook's Macao pages, following a widely denounced social media post trying to arouse resentment of Macao people.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 19:38:40

Beijing probes two men smoking in Palace Museum

Beijing police are investigating a smoking case at the Palace Museum on Friday, after a video showing two men showing off while smoking in the world's largest museum went viral on Chinese social media.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 19:23:40

5.6-magnitude quake hits Tibet: CENC

A 5.6-magnitude earthquake jolted Cona County in the city of Shannan, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region at 5:22 p.m. Friday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/19 18:10:50

FM refutes Pence, Pompeo's criticism of China's religious policies

China firmly opposes the US' slandering of China's religious policies and interference in China's domestic affairs, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 17:32:24

Chinese peacekeeping helicopter unit to Sudan's Darfur awarded UN peace medals

The 140 officers and soldiers of the 2nd China Medium Utility Helicopter Unit (CMUHU02), a peacekeeping contingent to Sudan's Darfur, were awarded UN peace medals.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/19 8:40:55