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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

London should stop attempting to influence HK affairs

Saturday marks the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to China. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, the US Department of State, US lawmakers as well as some Western media outlets have made indiscreet remarks about Hong Kong’s democracy in order to create some noise ahead of the celebrations of the anniversary.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/1 2:08:39

US arms sales to Taiwan is more of a political than military issue

The Trump administration on Thursday notified the US Congress of its plan to approve the sale of a $1.4 billion arms package to Taiwan. The plan, which requires Congressional approval, would be the first such sale under President Donald Trump.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/30 22:38:39

‘One country, two systems’ fit for purpose

All problems in Hong Kong are under control; the central government has seen strengthened authority and Hong Kong society has maintained diversification and prosperity, just as the system promised. This is what history will record.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/29 23:43:40

Conspiracy theory surrounding Liu Xiaobo absurd

Matters relating to Liu in future should be handled in accordance with the law. Stories maliciously fabricated to make trouble for China will not cure Liu or erode China's legal order. They are only ephemeral bubbles floating overseas. Just let them go.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/28 23:58:39

Liu Xiaobo's medical treatment arouses clamor from West

China has not collapsed as the West forecast in the 1980s and 1990s, but has created a global economic miracle. A group of pro-democracy activists and dissidents lost a bet and ruined their lives. Although Liu Xiaobo was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, he is likely to face tragedy in the end.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2017/6/28 0:28:44