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Falling approval rate tolls bell for Abe's rule

It is impossible for Abe to lead Japan to a dominant position in Asia. The Japanese public is more rational and realistic than Abe, and the prime minister is left with fewer chances to save his political reputation.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/18 23:33:39

Overseas forces must stop politicizing Liu Xiaobo's wife

Liu Xiaobo has gone. Western forces and dissidents in exile can let go of Liu Xia.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/18 0:18:39

Dissidents waste lives as China prospers

Liu Xiaobo's personal tragedy proves that surrendering to the West in politics will only end in failure.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/16 23:53:40

Liu family satisfaction more important than foreign demands

Following Chinese law and dealing with Liu's illness and death in a humanitarian way are all part of China's internal affairs. Outside forces simply do not have the right to interfere.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/16 5:17:06

Deification of Liu Xiaobo cannot negate his crimes

The West is abuzz with the fervor of deifying Liu Xiaobo. A raft of laurels such as “a great freedom fighter,” “a giant of human rights,” and “the Mandela of our age” have been conferred by the West on Liu, a Chinese convicted criminal, who just died of liver cancer. Liu seemed to have become a Chinese intellectual mostly praised by the West for the past decades.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/15 0:28:39

Liu Xiaobo a victim led astray by West

Liu Xiaobo lived in an era when China witnessed the most rapid growth in recent history, but he attempted to confront Chinese mainstream society under Western support. This has determined his tragic life. Even if he could live longer, he would never have achieved his political goals that are in opposition to the path of history.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/14 0:38:39

Clock ticking for Guo Wengui to face justice

The day of Guo Wengui's being caught in the net of justice is counting down. His show has already lost political significance, and is merely a showcase of the extreme performances by human beings.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/13 0:03:40

China's law, doctors decide Liu Xiaobo's treatment

The debate over whether Liu Xiaobo should seek overseas treatment keeps fermenting and is becoming increasingly politicized by Western forces. China's kind responses to Western concerns have been maliciously interpreted by people with ulterior motives, and this is regrettable and infuriating.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/12 0:30:56

Liu Xiaobo's cancer treatment mustn't be politicized

Overseas forces are still squeezing Liu Xiaobo for their political goals in disregard of his critical condition.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/10 23:33:39

Xi-Trump meet defies naysayers in West

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump met and exchanged views on bilateral trade and the North Korea nuclear issue on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, on Saturday. "We had an excellent meeting on trade & North Korea," Trump tweeted.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/9 18:33:39

Liaoning's arrival in HK a historical marvel

China's aircraft carrier Liaoning docked in Hong Kong on Friday morning for its five-day visit to the region. A total of 2,000 free tickets for visiting the aircraft carrier were snapped up by Hong Kong permanent residents.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/8 0:33:39

China-NK Q1 trade data must be read fairly

Washington should face the fact that intensifying sanctions is not a fundamental solution to the North Korean nuclear crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/7 8:56:51

China-US relations should not be held 'hostage'

The upcoming meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany is expected to garner global attention.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/7 8:27:18

China-NK Q1 trade data must be read fairly

Washington should face the fact that intensifying sanctions is not a fundamental solution to the North Korean nuclear crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/7 0:03:40

China can rethink stance on Sikkim, Bhutan

The Sino-Indian relationship is complicated. Beijing is more powerful yet unwilling to face a confrontation with New Delhi. But meanwhile, we must have enough tools to deter India from provocations.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/5 23:38:40

India will suffer worse losses than 1962 if it incites border clash

This time, we must teach New Delhi a bitter lesson.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/4 23:53:39

Sino-Russian partnership solidify amid uncertain ties with US

The more balanced the world is, the more active world powers will seek friendly ties with each other. Washington may someday get bored of its geopolitical calculations and divert its attention to its internal affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/4 0:13:39

Hong Kong needs to focus on boosting economy

Hong Kong has a promising future. Young people there should have an independent mind and avoid being misled by the very few radicals and Western public opinion.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/2 23:43:39