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Nail-gun murderer execution a triumph for rule of law

The case shows that activists should be prudent when getting involved in such cases as what they know may not support their judgment. They may be trapped in their own sense of moral superiority over the judges. Judges and activists should both hold the law in awe.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/15 19:58:39

Xi-Trump call sends positive signal

Trump is probably the very American leader who will make strides in reshaping major-power relations in a pragmatic manner.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/14 20:28:39

Will Trump start a trade war against China?

Making things difficult for China politically will do him no good.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/13 23:23:39

India will not become a pawn of Japan

India will not become a pawn for Japan to contain China, as it wants to become a power on par with China and Japan and benefit from both sides.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/12 0:18:39

Can Trump be a powerful president?

Generally speaking, Trump is unable to show real toughness.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/10 23:18:39

China strong enough to cope with Trump victory

Though Trump has long been a global figure, neither the US nor the world is ready for his presidency. For a long time, most people believed Clinton was likely to win and Trump's crazy election campaign would end at any time.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/9 18:58:39

US perverse in opposing China's cyber law

They attributed their failure to “unfair treatment.” But China's rules are for all enterprises.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/8 22:33:40

NPC interpretation a blow to HK extremists

The NPC interpretation doesn't set up any additional principles for Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/7 22:58:40

Hong Kong must cleanse opposition rhetoric chaos

On the issues concerning Hong Kong governance and national security, the central government is obliged to make full use of the power stipulated by the Basic Law. A few people of radical opposition are creating chaos among public opinion and affected the understanding of some Hong Kong people. The fallacies they created must be cleaned up.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/7 0:38:39

HK opposition has no respect for Basic Law

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government told the media on Friday they have been informed by the central government that an interpretation to Hong Kong's Basic Law Article 104 has been included in the schedule of the National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/5 0:08:40

Najib's visit reveals feeble US rebalance

Friendly ties between China and Malaysia do not exclude a third party.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/3 23:58:39

South Korean coast guard scorns humanitarianism

Such voices are absurd and completely run counter to the common decency of preserving human lives.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/2 23:08:39

'Paper cat' Australia risks choppy waters

On the South China Sea arbitration, Australia has left the impression of completely siding with the US.
Source: Global Times | 2016/11/2 0:08:39

Can Gabriel foster rationality in Sino-German ties?

Gabriel should be careful not to derail the Sino-German relationship.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/31 23:38:39

Xi as core reassures nation at critical time

The pains and costs the reform will bring about have bred some opposing voices from within.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/30 23:48:39

US gains as NATO ups Russian pressure

For NATO and the US, keeping pressure on Russia is important, and can also boost unity of the organization.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/29 0:08:39

Xi as core long affirmed by public opinion

All Chinese know clearly that the Xi's leadership has played a critical role in the changes in China in the past four years and the significance of the word “core” being written into the Party document. The sixth plenum is themed on strict Party governance. This is what the Chinese people are willing to see.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/28 0:53:39

Third Fleet won't help US win rebalance

It reveals at the same time that the Seventh Fleet alone can hardly deter China in the West Pacific any more.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/26 23:53:39