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China announces reciprocal restrictions on US media bureaus

China demands that the China-based branches of the Associated Press, United Press International,CBS and NPR declare in written form the information about their staff, finance, operation and real estate in China: Chinese FM
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 15:34:53

Chinese diplomat slams US accusation at disarmament conference

Chinese diplomat expressed strong opposition to the US at the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva on Tuesday, saying its accusations against China regarding epidemic control and arms control policy were complete nonsense, and called for the US to abandon its Cold War mentality.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 15:12:33

Chinese Mission to EU rejects comment on national security law for HK

The Chinese Mission to the EU on Wednesday rejected comments by the EU claiming China's national security legislation for Hong Kong sabotages the judicial independence, autonomy and rule of law in the special administrative region.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 10:57:20

Over 50 countries support China's national security law for HK at human rights council

On behalf of 53 countries, Cuba made a joint statement at the 44th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on Tuesday, expressing their support for China passing the national security law for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Source: | 2020/7/1 1:52:45

India's Chinese app ban abuses national security exceptions: Chinese Embassy in India

India's Chinese app ban, which "selectively and discriminatorily" targets dozens of Chinese apps on "ambiguous and far-fetched" grounds, contravenes fair and transparent procedure requirements, is an abuse of national security exceptions and a suspected violation of relevant WTO rules, said a statement from the Chinese Embassy in India on Tuesday.
Source: | 2020/6/30 23:10:01

Timeline of National Security Law for Hong Kong

October 31, 2019: Communiqué issued at conclusion of fourth plenary session of the 19th Central Committee of the CPC, which said legal system and law-enforcement mechanism in SARs for safeguarding national security should be established, improved.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/30 22:58:40

Pompeo 'lying through his teeth' on Xinjiang affairs: Chinese FM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who claimed that China is trying to reduce Uygur births using IUDs, abortion and sterilization, is “lying through his teeth,” said a spokesperson from China's Foreign Ministry (FM) on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/30 16:56:51

WHO visit to China shows country's open attitude in virus trace work: expert

The World Health Organization (WHO) plans to send a team to China next week to prepare to identify the source of coronavirus, and Chinese experts believe the team will hold discussions with the Chinese side on how to conduct the work globally and fairly, noting that the visit does not mean the virus originated in China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/30 11:28:40

US-China forum kicks off, expected to candidly address relations

The Fifth US-China Young Scholars Forum kicked off on Tuesday via video link where top scholars from the two countries are expected to give frank talks about the current and future state of bilateral relations and the role of the young generation.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/30 10:08:40

US using Taiwan as 'last card' may only speed up reunification

As the US has been increasingly high-profile in demonstrating its illegal military cooperation with the island of Taiwan such as releasing rare footage on Monday showing joint training exercises between US and Taiwan forces on the island, on the same day, both Chinese and US military aircraft are seen in the airspace near the island of Taiwan.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 22:28:40

India bans 59 Chinese apps amid border tensions

Amid rising tensions with China, India on Monday abruptly banned 59 Chinese apps including TikTok, QQ Mail and UC Browser, claiming that they were "prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defense of India, security of state and public order," Indian Ministry of Information Technology said.
Source: | 2020/6/30 1:17:41

Netizens mock Aussie media for playing dumb to exposed spy activities against China

Chinese netizens mocked Australian media for turning a blind eye to hard evidence of the country's spy activities, including the establishment of an intelligence station at its embassy in Beijing, spying on the Chinese embassy in Australia, and Australian diplomats engaging in espionage activities, which they believe are laughable and shameful.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 23:58:49

Exposed Australian spy activities against China just 'tip of the iceberg': Chinese FM

The exposed spy activities conducted by the Australian side, including the establishment of an intelligence station, spying on the Chinese embassy in Australia, and Australian diplomats engaging in espionage activities, are just the “tip of the iceberg” of the country's espionage offensive against China, said China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 18:23:53

O'Brien's China speech full of political lies: Chinese FM

The recent groundless accusations made by the US national security advisor Robert O'Brien against China's domestic and foreign policies was full of political lies and exposed the US' deep-rooted Cold War mentality and ideological prejudice, said the Chinese Foreign Ministry on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 18:14:49

China announces visa restriction countermeasures on US personnel over HK issues

The Chinese government will impose visa restrictions on personnel from the US who have “behaved badly” on Hong Kong-related issues, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian told a routine press conference on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 17:45:35

China slaps visa restrictions on US over HK issues

China has decided to impose visa restrictions on personnel from the US who have behaved badly on Hong Kong-related issues: Chinese FM spokesperson
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 15:36:11

Australia wages espionage offensive against China: source

Australia is waging an intensifying espionage offensive against China - sending agents to China to spy, gather intelligence and recruit assets, instigating defection among Chinese nationals, spying on Chinese students and organizations in Australia, feeding fake news to media to hype up the "China espionage theory" and even in early years attempting to install wiretaps in the Chinese Embassy in Canberra, the Global Times has learned from a source with a Chinese law-enforcement agency.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/28 18:57:57

Xi congratulates Taneti Maamau on re-election as Kiribati's president

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a congratulatory message to Taneti Maamau on his re-election as Kiribati's president.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/28 15:12:11