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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

Tokyo can’t sway Duterte’s independent diplomacy

Duterte’s diplomatic re-calibration has become quite clear.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/25 23:23:40

Strict Party governance backed by firm will

The sixth plenary session of the 18th CPC Central Committee started Monday with its central agenda focusing on strict Party governance. The plenum will formulate documents on intra-Party supervision and political life within the Party.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/25 0:03:39

Did Duterte go back on his words after Beijing visit?

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte clarified Friday after returning from his trip to Beijing that when he said he wanted to separate from Washington, he did not mean a severing of diplomatic ties, but to no longer "dovetail the foreign policy" of the US. Some Chinese then claimed that Duterte changed his attitude immediately after he got loans from China, and they have even made jokes mocking the president's inconsistency.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/24 0:03:39

US becoming nothing more than troublemaker

The US military revealed to Reuters that its guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur on Friday conducted a so-called freedom of navigation mission in the South China Sea.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/22 1:58:39

Separatists, activists only help themselves

Recently, various "pro-independence" forces are increasingly colluding together.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/22 0:28:39

Time to let dust settle on South China Sea

The US should explore a constructive way to lead the world. Confrontation will ruin the 21st century. Washington should take the new type of major-country relationship into serious consideration.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/21 0:23:39

Why the US resents Beijing-Manila rapport

China has no intention to drive the US out of Asia. In many cases, it doesn't reject the US' willingness to be a global leader. But we hope it knows that its strength is limited, as well as its understanding of the world.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/20 0:38:39