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Denial of ‘one China’ brings fear to Taiwan

Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Nigerian counterpart met the press together on Wednesday, during which Wang spoke highly of Nigeria's moves several days earlier to revoke the consular privileges enjoyed by a Taiwan representative office and order it to move out of the Nigerian capital to uphold the one-China policy.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/13 23:43:39

Is Tillerson’s bluster just a bluff for Senate?

Tillerson had better bone up on nuclear power strategies if he wants to force a big nuclear power to withdraw from its own territories. Probably he just has oil prices and currency rates in his mind as former ExxonMobil CEO.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/13 0:08:40

Scorching press conference shows Trump won't have an easy presidency

Trump's first news conference after his presidential victory has shown that he will have huge challenges when he settles into the White House. He will be difficult to be an unrestrained president, on the contrary, the media will distract him regularly, affecting his resolve and actions.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/12 11:24:15

A fair review of President Obama’s legacy

In the end, Obama might leave nothing and every trace of him in the White House might be wiped clean.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/11 21:03:39

Hyping tensions sours East Asian relations

A balance of power may exist for a long time in the region. Should a confrontational mentality be fixed there?
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/11 0:13:40

Alibaba’s Jack Ma seeks expansion in US

Finding what will be mutually beneficial and being able to utilize it is bound to be the driving force in international relationship of the 21st century.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/10 12:13:39

Mainland needs flexible tactics for Taiwan

Taiwan chooses to drift between Beijing and Washington, the two major powers in the world.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/9 23:28:39

One-China policy not a capricious request

Sticking to this principle is not a capricious request by China upon US presidents.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/8 23:58:39

South Korea to antagonize China with THAAD

South Korea's stubbornness on the deployment of THAAD will only bring unaffordable consequences to the country.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/7 0:08:40

NYT should reflect on its app removal

While Congress and the White House have paid particular attention to information security and are even concerned about being led by the nose by “false information” from Moscow and Beijing, how should Beijing not keep alert about rabid ideological organs like The New York Times?
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/6 0:23:39

Massive social reform needed to cure smog

The government should enhance law-making and law-enforcement regarding environmental protection and guide industrial upgrades.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/4 22:58:40

Is Trump coercing China with North Korean nuclear issue?

Trump’s tweets reflect his twisted view of North Korea’s nuclear issue.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/3 23:33:39

Will the world be more chaotic in 2017?

In 2017, China should put its focus mainly on domestic issues. The success of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and the stability of the Chinese economy will win the country more initiatives.
Source: Global Times | 2017/1/2 23:18:40

Inada’s visit to Yasukuni an insult to US

The Americans are just a bargaining chip the Abe administration can make use of.
Source: Global Times | 2016/12/29 23:38:39

Carrier to firmly safeguard nation's maritime rights

The Pacific Ocean is not exclusive to any single country and no country should flex its muscles on China’s doorstep.
Source: Global Times | 2016/12/28 23:48:39

Abe chooses wrong place to face history

The strategic gesture of the Abe administration is clear – by leaning toward the US, it is trying to take advantage of the alliance to contain China.
Source: Global Times | 2016/12/28 0:08:39

Taiwan risks full 'diplomatic' isolation under DPP rule

This perhaps is a period of chaos Taiwan and the mainland have to go through before they embark on the path of unification.
Source: Global Times | 2016/12/26 23:58:39

China's carrier fleet must sail beyond offshore zone

As China’s only aircraft carrier fleet now, it should have the ability and courage to sail further.
Source: Global Times | 2016/12/25 23:36:57