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China, Russia conduct joint reconnaissance flights in Northeast Asia, deepening military partnership: Defense Ministry

Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) is not territorial airspace and countries enjoy the freedom of overflight under international law, a Foreign Ministry (FM) spokesperson said on Tuesday when correcting a South Korean journalist's claim that Chinese military aircraft "invaded" South Korea's ADIZ.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/24 0:10:17

Chinese vice president attends reception marking 35th diplomatic anniversary between China, UAE

Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan on Tuesday attended a reception marking the 35th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and met with visiting Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi of the UAE.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/24 0:07:27

Scott blanks Sun on podium after Chinese wins 200m freestyle

British bronze medalist Duncan Scott refused to shake hands with Sun Yang on the podium on Tuesday after the Chinese swimmer's victory in the 200-meter freestyle at the world championships in Gwangju.
Source: Reuters-Xinhua | 2019/7/23 22:28:40

Sun Yang wins gold in men's 200m freestyle at FINA Worlds

China's triple Olympic champion Sun Yang won the men's 200m freestyle final, snatching his second gold medal at the 18th FINA World Championships on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 19:40:56

'Golden era' of China-UK ties faces test under new PM

Boris Johnson was elected leader of Britain's ruling Conservative Party by Tory members on Tuesday and will formally take over as prime minister on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/23 19:13:22

'Chinese elements' seen in NK show strong friendly relations

In North Korea, "Chinese elements" can often be spotted by visitors from China
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/23 18:23:40

Chinese, Italian experts to jointly preserve 2,000-yr-old ruins in Chengdu

Chinese and Italian archaeologists have signed an agreement to jointly preserve a cluster of ruins dating back more than 2,000 years in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 17:08:55

China, Brunei see deepening ties between defence ministries, militaries: Chinese defence official

Brunei's Ministry of Defence and China's Ministry of National Defense, the Royal Brunei Armed Forces and the People's Liberation Army (PLA) have seen expanding and deepening contacts throughout the years, Wu Geng, Defence Attaché of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Brunei Darussalam said on Monday night.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 13:50:38

China urges US not to politicize religion, interfere in internal affairs

China urged the United States to stop politicizing religious issues and interfering in other countries' internal affairs, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 11:02:14

China, Azerbaijan to deepen cooperation under Belt and Road Initiative

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said Monday that his country is ready to lift its friendly cooperation with China to a new height under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 10:48:55

China, UAE pledge to boost comprehensive strategic partnership

Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday, both pledging to boost comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 10:27:54

Chinese premier meets crown prince of Abu Dhabi on cooperation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Monday in Beijing, calling on the two countries to deepen all-round cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 9:33:02

Chinese Embassy in New Zealand celebrates 92st anniversary of PLA founding

The Chinese embassy in New Zealand hosted a reception on Monday evening to celebrate the 92st anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China, which falls on Aug. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/23 9:22:15

Xi holds talks with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/22 18:28:59

Chinese, Vietnamese parties hold 15th theory seminar

The Communist Party of China (CPC) and the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) held their fifteenth theory seminar on Sunday in Guiyang, southwest China's Guizhou Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/22 9:05:56

Chinese state councilor meets UAE FM

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/22 7:26:42

Trade talks, forums drive up govt spending

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) spent 12.93 million yuan ($1.88 million) or 25 percent more than budgeted on overseas trips, vehicles and receptions, a result of more frequent overseas trips for trade talks and economy-boosting forums.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/21 22:48:40

Tsai using HK violence, US visit to win support

With violence over an extradition bill evolving into serious clashes with radical activists and proxy foreign forces confronting those who are determined to safeguard the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, analysts are warning of a coupling of pro-independence forces in Taiwan and separatists in Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/21 22:23:41