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E-mail scandal ruins US democracy myths

The new e-mail scandal indicates that American-style democracy has deviated from genuine democracy.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/27 0:03:21

Curtain falls on S.China Sea arbitration farce

It’s in the common interests of China and ASEAN to maintain peace and stability in the South China Sea.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/25 23:38:01

India’s expulsion of reporters is petty act

The China-India bilateral relationship now is on a sound track, with a by and large tranquil border and steadily booming trade.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/24 23:23:00

Xingtai offers another lesson in information transparency

Heavy rains this week touched off severe floods in northern China, inflicting great loss to life and property in Daxian village, Xingtai, Hebei Province. According to local authorities, 25 were killed and 13 were still missing by Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/23 21:07:51

Trump can ignite America, not move it

US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Thursday that he is going to lead the country back to safety. He also said he will put America first and replace globalism with Americanism. His words on the final day of the Republican convention were sensational.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/23 1:18:00

Turkey upheaval augurs challenges to West

It seems like post-coup Turkey is heading toward a crisis with the West.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/21 23:48:01

Arbitration creates little more than noise

Solving disputes through peace talks falls in line with their genuine interests.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/20 23:08:01

Can Europe win fight against terrorism?

Anti-terrorism will be a more pressing task than geopolitical competition for the West.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/19 23:48:00

Barring Russia will tarnish Olympic spirit

Without Russia’s participation, the Olympic competition will not be complete.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/18 23:48:00

Turkey instability might cause ripple effect

The West does not want to see Turkey moving toward an authoritarian regime.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/17 23:28:00

Failed coup in Turkey has far-reaching significance

Observers widely believe that Erdogan will further consolidate his power after foiling the coup. A political purge will be inevitable as he has stated he would punish the participants. This coup will not be the end to the country’s political woes. Rather, it might signal a more intense political struggle. This major Islamic country is facing a daunting challenge.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/16 21:10:08

Knotted hatreds behind terror attacks in France

The southern French city Nice was shrouded in terror on Thursday night after a truck ploughed through the crowds celebrating Bastille Day, killing more than 80. Reports said the attacker, 31, was a Nice local of Tunisian origin.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/16 0:13:00

Arbitration will only entail loss for Tokyo

If Tokyo launches an arbitration case over gas and oil fields in the East China Sea, it faces a high chance of losing.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/14 23:08:01

Blustering US a paper tiger in S.China Sea

Many Chinese scholars believe that after the final award, the issue will gradually cool down.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/13 23:53:00

Arbitration award more shameless than worst prediction

The Arbitral Tribunal in The Hague announced its award over the South China Sea disputes on Tuesday, with the final verdict more radical and shameless than many people had ever expected. All Chinese people are outraged by this illegal verdict and the world's peace-loving public is astonished by the biased decision that may escalate regional tensions.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/12 21:08:24

China's reaction to arbitration depends on provocation

Chinese society has full confidence in the country’s diplomatic and maritime strength.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/12 0:18:01

West willfully provokes over rights lawyers

Beijing Fengrui law firm had long transcended its own profession by hyping sensitive cases and challenging judicial order.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/11 0:03:00

China can counter THAAD deployment

The US and South Korea on Friday announced their decision to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile system on the Korean Peninsula.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/9 0:38:01