OPINION

US immigration policy just a political tool


Under the pressure of the upcoming presidential elections, the room is squeezed for both parties to concede and the protracted war on immigration policies will be the new normal in US domestic politics.

US hysteria and pervasive Red Scare

Washington must focus narrowly and prudently on national interest, not on hegemony, global crusades, and unnecessary military adventures. Washington has made a mess of relations with China and must now rethink a way forward.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 22:18:40

US obsession with containment driving China and Russia closer

US dual containment of Russia and China is producing a predictable result: the China-Russian strategic cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 22:13:40

China leaves its mark in Philippines

The two China-financed bridges are not very outstanding among the tens of thousands of bridges in the Philippines, but they will certainly leave an impression on the country's modern history of bridge construction. This is just where Chinese footprints start.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 22:08:42

Effective communication, cooperation best for ASEAN

We believe that effective communication and mutually beneficial cooperation, instead of the hollow promises that the US used to coax ASEAN members, is the best way for regional prosperity.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 22:03:40

Time for sincerity from US in trade talks with China

The US has to change its bad habit of using tough talk to cheer on its negotiating team, which easily undermines the fragile mutual trust between China and the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 7:39:03

Hong Kong youth's future hinges on mainland

It's hoped they will be able to broaden their vision, see things in the true light and work with the country's help and guidance to Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/30 23:13:41

At gunpoint

In the US, 8434 people have died because of gun violence in 2019.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/30 21:33:40

Joint aircraft patrol boosts Russia-China strategic cooperation

Russia-China relations have reached an unprecedented level. In terms of security they can be described as a strategic partnership but without a similar obligation to the NATO Article V, which states that an attack on one member of NATO is an attack on all. Both countries want to preserve a free hand in their security decision-making. On the whole, Russia and China aim at playing a stabilizing role in the region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/30 21:06:31

Joint drills by 2 air forces mark historic occasion for global stability

China and Russia are providing positive energy in maintaining global peace and strategic stability.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/30 20:58:40

A racially divided society will not make US 'great again'

US leadership and endurance capabilities in its competition with China will be further undermined. China is capable of bearing the US-launched trade war because Chinese society is unified in dealing with the challenge. Can the US be united to make the country great again? That's a big question.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/30 19:33:41

US tries to undermine its own creation

When countries like China and other emerging nations started to innovate and compete internationally while taking a more active role in global governance, the US began to question the WTO's institutional framework that it created with Europe.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/30 19:33:40

Bailing out

British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said that the UK is "turbo-charging" its no-deal Brexit preparations and will leave the EU with or without a deal on Oct 31.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/29 23:48:40

HK opposition should not misjudge situation

Understanding the situation is essential to everyone. The riots won't have any political future. Hong Kong's deep-seated problems can only be solved through development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/29 22:53:40