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Nepalese object to US-led initiative aimed at China

Nepalese associations and representatives have called for the dismissal of a US-led initiative waiting for approval by the Nepalese parliament as it is thought to be a key component of the US Indo-Pacific strategy. The strategic plan outlines military efforts aimed at countering China, a country that has long been a friendly neighbor to Nepal.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/2/28 7:21:41

COVID-19 carrier from Iran to NW China's Ningxia a Chinese national: Iranian Embassy

Local Chinese authority has identified that the COVID-19 patient who recently traveled from Iran to China as a 23-year-old Chinese male who worked in Iran as a translator.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 16:55:39

Chinese experts mull using duck legion to help Pakistan wipe out locust plague

China is preparing to send an army of 100,000 ducks to Pakistan to help the country exterminate the locust plague that has been posing a huge threat to the country's agriculture. The estimated time of deployment is the second half of this year.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 13:21:22

US ability to curb virus in doubt

The US might not be able to effectively contain the outbreak of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, as the White House and the Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have different perspectives of the situation, and President Donald Trump's priority is still the economic data and the presidential election, said Chinese experts on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 23:45:50

Netizens hail donation of 30,000 sheep from Mongolia

Mongolian President Khaltmaa Battulga on Thursday became the second foreign leader to visit China after the COVID-19 outbreak, following Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen who visited China on February 5, as he donated 30,000 sheep to China to support the Chinese people's fight against the virus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 23:25:24

Chinese FM calls for concerted efforts with South Korea to minimize COVID-19 impact

China and South Korea should jointly strive to minimize the COVID-19 outbreak's impact on bilateral exchanges as well as economic and trade cooperation, said Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday night.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/27 15:04:15

Hua Chunying refutes Pompeo's inappropriate remarks

China lodges solemn representations with US over US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's improper remarks defending WSJ's insulting headline.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 10:52:08

Mongolian president to visit China

Mongolian President Khaltmaa Battulga will pay a visit to China on Thursday, according to Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/27 9:02:09

Chinese FM calls for joint efforts with Japan to ensure stablility of industrial chains

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi suggested Wednesday that China and Japan jointly ensure the stability of their industrial chains and supply chains and reduce the COVID-19 epidemic's impact upon bilateral cooperation as much as possible.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/27 8:33:13

Chinese envoy highlights importance of strengthening nuclear non-proliferation regime

A Chinese envoy on Wednesday called for strengthening the nuclear non-proliferation regime and eliminating the risk of nuclear weapons proliferation.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/27 8:12:34

China welcomes the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to visit Xinjiang: envoy

Chinese representatives to the 43rd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council reiterated China's stance on its Northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region policies, telling some western countries that there is no one-size-fits-all model for human rights protection and China welcomes the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to visit Xinjiang.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/2/27 7:53:44

US sanction on Chinese firms rebuked as 'long-arm jurisdiction'

The manager of a high-tech Chinese company sanctioned by the US for “helping” Iran's missile program denied on Wednesday that his company sells products to Iranian entities while Chinese observers believed that the US latest move shows Washington has never restrained from bullying practices as it imposed“long-arm jurisdiction”to sanction Chinese firms and exercised hegemonism as China is fighting arduously against the COVID-19 outbreak.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/26 23:13:41

Chinese FM questions Pompeo's motive in defending WSJ

Chinese Foreign Ministry on Wednesday blasted US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for defending the Wall Street Journal's wrongdoings, saying the Journal's racist headline defaming China is not about freedom of speech and the press, and that anyone with basic morality should oppose and object to such racist practices.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/26 18:03:09

Joint efforts in virus fight to deepen China-Japan-S.Korea friendship: FM

China is willing to work with Japan and South Korea to carry out joint COVID-19 related epidemic prevention and control, in addition to strengthening management at ports in-between and decreasing unnecessary cross-border travel, according to the Chinese Foreign Ministry on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/26 17:23:51

Xi says China makes positive contributions to global public health security

Upholding the spirit of a community with a shared future for mankind, China has not only been doing its best to protect the lives and health of its own people, but made positive contributions to safeguarding global public health security, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday in a phone call with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/26 7:30:41

Chinese remind India about virus prevention as massive welcome ceremony is held to welcome Trump

US President Donald Trump's visit to India has become a hot topic among Chinese social media network, as the massive welcome ceremony packed more than 100,000 at a cricket stadium has impressed many Chinese.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/26 0:18:40

Discrimination not true voice in Italy amid COVID-19: overseas Chinese

Amid rising levels of COVID-19 infection in Italy in the past few days, suspected cases of discrimination against Chinese and Asian people in Italy have been reported, though many living in the country believe these cases are not representative of the true voice of Italian people.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/25 23:03:40

China allows 1 WSJ reporter in Wuhan to stay until outbreak ends: FM

The Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed on Tuesday that one of the three Wall Street Journal (WSJ) journalists whose press credentials were revoked last week is in Wuhan, the COVID19 outbreak epicenter, and the journalist has been allowed to stay until the situation is feasible to leave China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/25 18:33:34