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Egypt cuts ties with Qatar: statement

Egypt announced on Monday the cut of diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing the Gulf Arab state of supporting "terrorist" organizations, according to a Foreign Ministry statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/5 16:56:11

Austrian officials join international criticism of Trump Paris agreement withdrawal

Austrian officials Friday joined the international chorus in criticizing the decision by US president Donald Trump to pull out of the Paris climate agreement, according to local media reports.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/3 8:22:49

Modi condemns car bomb blast in Afghan capital

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condemned the car bomb blast in the diplomatic district in Afghan capital Kabul.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/31 16:27:39

Trump's policies have weakened the West: German FM

Germany's top diplomat Sigmar Gabriel on Monday released harsh words on the United States, saying US President Donald Trump's policies have weakened the West.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/30 6:53:12

Rwandan president to visit Zambia next month

Rwandan President Paul Kagame will visit Zambia next month as part of efforts to enhance ties, the foreign affairs minister said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/30 6:32:18

Australian PM embarks US trip to mend relations, discuss regional security

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will depart for a whirlwind trip to the United States on Wednesday, during which he will meet US President Donald Trump for the first time since Trump took office.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/3 13:53:35

S.Korea completes land provision deal with USFK for THAAD site

South Korea on Thursday completed a deal to provide US Forces Korea (USFK) with land which had been acquired from Lotte Group earlier this year to deploy the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 19:05:35

DPRK slams S. Korea for backing US plan to attack Pyongyang

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday slammed South Korean conservatives for backing US plan to stage military strikes against Pyongyang.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 19:00:48

US seeks "win-win" trade relations with Indonesia: Pence

US Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday that the US government sought "win-win" trade relations with Indonesia.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 19:00:22

German industrial federation expresses concerns about Turkey's referendum

The head of the Federation of German Industries (BDI), the nation's main industrial group, said Tuesday that the referendum in Turkey was "worrying" and could hurt Turkey's economic ties with European partners.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 23:56:17

Japan, US agree on collaborative approach to Korean Peninsula issue, launch new economic dialogue

Japan and the United States on Tuesday agreed to work together with countries in the region to address tensions on the Korean Peninsular and took steps towards bridging gaps in economic cooperation with the launch of the US-Japan Economic Dialogue.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 23:14:33

Chinese, British FMs discuss situation in Syria, Korean Peninsula

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his British counterpart, Boris Johnson, on Monday exchanged views on the situation in Syria and the Korean Peninsula.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 0:14:55

Bangladeshi PM's three-day Bhutan visit to focus on six deals

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will embark on a three-day visit to Bhutan on Tuesday, during which six deals in different areas are expected to be signed.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 0:14:41

Russia hopes no US unilateral actions against DPRK: FM

Russia hopes the United States will not use force unilaterally against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 23:15:13

US national security advisor assures strengthening bilateral relations with Pakistan

The US national security advisor Herbert McMaster on Monday assured Pakistan that the Trump administration is committed to strengthening bilateral relations with the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 22:14:37

US strongly condemns attacks against civilians in northern Syria

The United States on Sunday strongly condemned the "barbaric" attacks against innocent civilians, including women and children, in northern Syria.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 0:10:45

DPRK missile test provocative, destabilizing: US official

The latest missile test conducted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) is provocative and destabilizing, US national security adviser said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 0:10:00

Philippine ambassador's views on challenges and opportunities in bilateral ties

Last week, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte cancelled a plan to visit an island which the country claims in the disputed South China Sea and raise the Philippine flag there, because the Philippines “values the friendship with China.” He announced his planned visit a week ago, but was immediately met with a response from China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/16 21:33:39