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Military drill in Djibouti will not change China's defensive strategy

For Africans, China has already built its image of neutrality and as a guardian of peace and stability in recent years, and it will continue to maintain this image. In fulfilling its responsibilities, China deserves more support and less suspicion.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/26 23:03:39

Nature of Rohingya crisis not up to Washington to define

Rohingya Muslims need a solution, not a definition.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/23 22:53:39

China's Rohingya solution shows diplomatic prowess

Some Western institutions hold a complicated attitude toward China's endeavor in settling international disputes and promoting regional peace and development.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 21:33:39

Basketball can be a positive tool in Sino-US interactions

Basketball is huge in the US and one of the most popular sports in the world. Americans who play abroad must realize they represent the image of their country.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 23:23:39

Heavier penalties needed to eliminate food safety scandals

No crime related to food security can go unpunished.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 23:43:39

China-Panama ties bring benefits beyond Latin America

The establishment of the Sino-Panamanian relationship brings peace and prosperity to the whole region, and the US will also benefit.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 23:08:40

Abe needs to seize opportunity to push for a thaw

The driving force for improved bilateral ties will only come from the determination of policymakers from both countries.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 23:08:39

Trump's new Asia strategy strokes India's false pride

New Delhi regards its Western democratic system as its best advantage, believing it allows the country to sit as an equal among developed countries.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/15 23:40:30

US pressure on Myanmar shows flimsy friendship

The same goes with US long-standing approach – treating everything as a fight for influence in its foreign policies.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 22:38:39

Gun violence diminishes US image in China

While Trump continues to mouth the slogan “Make America Great Again,” he is failing to ensure the personal security of ordinary US citizens.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 22:43:40

A real competition between China and India

Without sound development of a manufacturing industry, how can the country accumulate enough funds and personnel for environmental protection, which requires demanding investments?
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 23:13:40

Challenge to cut ties between US business, govt officials

Those senior counselors and high-ranking officials in the US doing businesses, who possess substantial money, resources and contacts, on the other hand, may easily get involved in questionable business. This is determined by the US system, which can hardly be changed. Cutting these officials' connections with capital and how to better select and supervise them are pressing challenges for Washington.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 21:19:20

Beijing-Manila ties won't be swayed by Philippine domestic politics

If Duterte wants to bring up the South China Sea issue during the APEC meeting, that is his business. But he should think carefully what he will get from it.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 23:28:43

Why do American millennials favor socialism more than capitalism?

Not knowing what socialism means is no more than an excuse for the fact that US millenials are becoming more interested in socialism. The country must face up to its young generation's dissatisfaction with its system.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/7 23:53:39

Power wrangle puts tech titans at odds with Washington

Powered by capital, US technology companies have grown to the degree that they face little restraint. The US' partisan politics is also limited by the influence of the capital, which gives external forces the opportunity to infiltrate American politics. Tied by current institutions, Washington can do nothing about it.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/6 23:18:40

France needs immediate action to stop its decline

France might be sick. But it has many chances to recover with its renowned enterprises, as well as advantages, including a sound medical care system, the highest birth rates in Europe, plenty of successful career women and sufficient preschool and daycare centers. French people must take immediate action to make a change.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/5 23:03:39

Guerrilla warfare requires new global anti-terror strategy

Preventing such trends of terrorism under the framework of the United Nations might be a priority of the international community.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/2 23:18:39

Human rights best protected by stricter laws, not moral high ground

Without strict enforcement of anti-terror laws, anyone can become the victim of terrorism some day.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/1 22:38:39