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China, Russia urge easing of UN sanctions on North Korea

China and Russia have proposed the UN Security Council lift some sanctions on North Korea, which Chinese analysts view as a responsible attitude to help resume talks between North Korea and the US and achieve ultimate denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula in a flexible manner.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/17 23:33:40

China insists on open and peaceful development route in new era: senior official

China will maintain its open and peaceful strategic development path in the new era and strive to make a greater contribution to the world, a senior Chinese official said at a symposium on Monday when sharing ideas of understanding China from a historical, cultural, development and world view.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/17 22:08:40

Chinese FM says China, EU need to defend multilateralism, strengthen strategic cooperation

China and the European Union (EU) see eye to eye on multilateralism and free trade, which serve as a major stimulus to world peace and development, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in Brussels Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/17 16:22:22

China, Russia seek to lift some UN sanctions on NK

China and Russia have proposed to the UN Security Council to lift some sanctions on North Korea, urged the US and NK to continue talks, and the resumption of the six-party talks in a bid to achieve denuclearization of the peninsula, said Chinese FM.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/17 16:01:38

Xinjiang-related US bill "imperialistic interference": Turkish party head

"China has given the people of Xinjiang means to express themselves in their own language and develop their own culture," said Perincek.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/17 14:52:35

Chinese FM says climate change big highlight of China-EU cooperation

Climate change, one of the foremost global challenges of our times, has been a major highlight of China-European Union (EU) cooperation, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/17 10:12:27

SCO to expand cooperation in security, counter-terrorism, politics

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) should expand cooperation in security and counter-terrorism and strengthen cooperation in politics to consolidate the foundation for cooperation amid the changing international environment, said officials and experts on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/16 23:18:40

China protests diplomats' expulsion

China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday slammed the US for wrongly accusing and expelling two Chinese diplomats for allegedly spying in the US, and urged the US to reverse the decision and protect their legitimate rights and interests, while Chinese experts suggested the authorities consider countermeasures to limit US diplomats in China if necessary.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/16 16:40:08

China-EU relations standing at new historical starting point: Chinese FM

The China-European Union (EU) relations are standing at a new historical starting point and China is willing to seize the opportunity with the EU to jointly advance the China-EU partnership for peace, growth, reform and civilization, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/16 14:49:22

Wang Yi: 2019 is a year of harvest in China-Kazakhstan ties, China-Norway relations 'back on track'

Through high-level guidance and facilitation, mutual political trust between China and Kazakhstan has grown to a new level, and bilateral ties have set new objectives, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Sunday.
Source: CGTN | 2019/12/16 13:58:38

Building Laos-China community with shared future brings benefits to peoples: Lao official

Building Laos-China community with a shared future brings benefits to Lao and Chinese peoples, said Khenthong Nuanthasing, vice chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee of the Lao National Assembly.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/16 10:06:02

Chinese NPC Tibetan delegation visits Belgium

Emphasizing that Tibet-related issues involve China's core interests and the national feelings of nearly 1.4 billion Chinese people, Norbu Dondrup said it is hoped that the Belgian side will prudently and properly handle Tibet-related issues.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/16 10:02:06

Media delegates in 10+3 framework discuss how to build a prosperous Asia

Media delegates from China, Japan, South Korea and ASEAN members (10+3) gathered in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan Province on Sunday to discuss how to build a prosperous Asia via opening-up and inclusiveness.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/15 22:03:40

Arsenal match off air amid furor over Ozil's Xinjiang remarks

English Premier League London-based football club Arsenal's office in China confirmed that the state broadcaster has decided not to air the club's game against Manchester City on Sunday, after Arsenal's Turkish-German football player Mesut Ozil's recent false comments on Xinjiang affairs, which irritated Chinese fans and the country's top football governing authorities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/15 21:38:39

China welcomes Sri Lanka's working committee to accelerate port city project

China welcomes Sri Lanka's move to set up a working committee to review and accelerate the Colombo Port City project under the principles of mutual respect and benefit, a press release from the Chinese embassy in Sri Lanka said here Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/15 15:42:59

China-CEEC cooperation entering new phase: Chinese FM

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Saturday that cooperation between China and Central and Eastern European countries (CEECs) is heading into a new phase of upgrading.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/15 14:51:18

Slovenia, China eye higher level cooperation

Top Slovenian officials met Saturday with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, pledging to enhance bilateral cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/15 13:30:52

Chinese premier calls for enhanced cooperation with Micronesia on climate change, fisheries

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Friday met with President of the Federated States of Micronesia David W. Panuelo, calling on both sides to enhance cooperation on climate change and marine fisheries.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/14 15:27:12