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Trump delusional in believing trade war will not harm US

People may have different opinions about who has suffered the most from the trade war and who will come out the winner. One thing that can be guaranteed is the trade war will not end with one clear winner and one completely damaged loser.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 21:28:40

China's defensive military policy traces its roots to history and reality

China's defense policy will follow the trend. Based on China's own national and military conditions, the country will adhere to fortified national defense and build a world-class military, contributing to establishing a community of shared future for mankind.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 21:03:41

China's monetary sovereignty stands strong

For Chinese people, the US dollar's exorbitant privilege is a bullying act in the finance sector. Fortunately, China's yuan is rising unhindered, and the nation has dealt a blow to the US dollar's exorbitant privilege in defending monetary sovereignty. However, this is still a difficult path and China needs to walk in a more steady fashion.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 21:03:40

Demise of GSOMIA deals a blow to US Indo-Pacific Strategy

The Blue House once said that it may reconsider its decision to end GSOMIA if Japan abandons its export curbs. With the US vigorous intervention, South Korea and Japan might find a way out of current friction, but it is not easy for both sides to reverse the trend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 23:14:20

Much care needed for the visually impaired in China

More must be done and changes must continue to ensure that every citizen is properly cared for. This is what every nation should strive for.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/30 19:38:40

Suppressing Huawei beyond US security concerns: expert

How is cybersecurity connected with geopolitics? In what way will cyber geopolitics influence a country's diplomacy? How to establish effective diplomatic mechanism in cyberspace?
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 22:23:40

Real portrayal of Chinese factory in Obama film

This should be the takeaway for whoever has goals similar to Cao's.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 22:03:40

China and Russia should join hands to safeguard political stability

The meaning of the China-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership of coordination for a new era is broad. It is of overall significance for the two countries to maintain stability and independently choose their development path.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 21:58:41

Will Zarif's surprise G7 visit help resolve row?

More and more countries are aware that Trump's maximum pressure campaign against Tehran is not sustainable.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/28 20:53:40

West's attempt to slander Huawei will fail

China is cooperating with Africa wholeheartedly. The West's scheming is bound to achieve nothing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/28 17:53:40

As HK festers, questions aplenty for the West

So, will Hong Kong with support from the US-led West be an exception? Hardly. The US has already sought to use the Hong Kong protests as a bargaining chip in its strategic game with China. Hong Kong's special customs status with the US is also under threat from Washington. Hong Kong protesters may ask those Western politicians if the latter really treat them as advocates of peace or merely political tools.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/28 13:43:40

South Korea GSOMIA withdrawal defies US foreign strategy

It's an essential component of US foreign policy to interfere with peace and stability throughout East Asia. The possibility that Japan and South Korea would sign a GSOMIA again in the future cannot be excluded. Should that happen, the decision should benefit regional peace and stability and promote the Korean Peninsula peace process, rather than harm the interests of a third party.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/27 21:28:50

Inequality a first among equals at G7 summit

In short, although the G7 remains an important intergovernmental economic organization, estrangement is more than apparent. With various internal contradictions and the rise of emerging powers, the global influence of G7 as a whole and all its members is declining fast.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/27 18:38:40

Will Trump's buy offer hurt Greenland?

As more players join the Arctic race, will Trump's Greenland ambition create further instability?
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 19:58:40

Poking its nose into other countries' affairs is an American obsession

The past few months have been sad and depressing for those who live in Hong Kong. The safety guaranteed on the streets of Beijing and Xi'an should be available to the people of Hong Kong. China should not be asked to compromise its sovereignty. If Americans want to boycott anyone, they should do so with their politicians who support the Hong Kong unrest.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 19:48:40

Clout eroded as US shirks intl duties

I think it's necessary to include something Liu once said that also applies here, “The world needs a new America. It needs an America that is free of prejudice and intolerance. It needs an America that understands respect, that matches words with deeds, that understands the principles of benevolence, righteousness, propriety, wisdom, and faithfulness. The world would be lucky if the new America could become such a country.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 19:43:40

China-US new cold war can be avoided

It is possible that China and the US can prevent from falling into the trap of the conflict between big powers, and both of the two countries should strengthen cooperation, understanding and exchanges between them to avoid entering the new cold war.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 17:53:39

US approach to Hong Kong problem puts trade negotiations in trouble

Faced with the provocative moves by Washington, Beijing is making an in-depth assessment of the strategic intentions of the US. It may not be surprising if the 13th round of China-US trade talks fail to take place as scheduled or end without a favorable outcome.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 17:38:39