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Xi says China ready to help Brazil fight COVID-19

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday night that China stands ready to provide assistance within its capacity for Brazil's battle against COVID-19 and help contain the global spread of the coronavirus disease.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/24 22:27:02

Hyping lawsuit against China on Xinjiang shows ill intent of Turkish scholar, far-right media

A Turkish scholar who suggested that "victims" from Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region seek "justice" in international criminal courts and accused China of "genocide" is actually seeking personal gains, and his advice, which lacks any legal basis, only serves the purposes of some anti-China forces in drawing international attention to Xinjiang and slandering China, Chinese experts on international law and human rights said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/24 20:33:35

Xi says China backs Egypt's fight against COVID-19

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday night that China supports Egypt's epidemic prevention and control efforts and stands ready to jointly fight the COVID-19 outbreak.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/24 14:36:23

China-Africa cooperation to increase over COVID-19 threat

African experts and Chinese doctors who are providing aid in the continent called for more prevention efforts for COVID-19 and further China-Africa cooperation considering the severity of the pandemic and the vulnerable medical systems in several African nations.
Source: | 2020/3/24 0:36:53

China opposes US officials using COVID-19 to stigmatize China: FM

China strongly opposes some US officials' use of the novel coronavirus to smear China's efforts in fighting the virus and stigmatize China, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said following Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai's comments on the origin of the virus in an interview with US media outlets.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/23 17:53:41

Chinese medical experts arrive in Cambodia to assist in COVID-19 fight

A chartered plane carrying seven Chinese medical experts landed Monday morning at Phnom Penh International Airport to help assist Cambodia in its battle against coronavirus. This is the first medical team dispatched by the Chinese government to a Souteast Asian country.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/23 13:13:40

Infections in Italy to rise in a fortnight: doctor

The number of infected cases of COVID-19 in Italy will continue to rise in the next two weeks, and it will take at least that long to evaluate the effects of the draconian measures that have been imposed in the country, a doctor with China's medical team in Italy told the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/22 22:08:40

Brazilian president reprimands son for scapegoating China

The diplomatic spat between China and Brazil, triggered by insulting comments made by Eduardo Bolsonaro, a Brazilian federal lawmaker and the son of President Jair Bolsonaro, has gradually waned as Brazilian politicians criticized the junior Bolsonaro and apologized for his remarks.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/22 12:18:40

Chinese President Xi Jinping sent messages of sympathy to leaders of Spain, German, and France over deadly coronavirus pandemic: CCTV

Chinese President Xi Jinping sent messages of sympathy to Spanish King Felipe VI, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and French President Emmanuel Macron, as the COVID-19 pandemic rages through the 3 European countries.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/21 18:30:32

Chinese consulate in Melbourne condemns xenophobic attack

Consulate General of China in Melbourne strongly condemned acts of hatred, perpetrated against Chinese, and urged local police to protect the legitimate rights of its nationals after two Chinese students were the victims of a xenophobic attack related to COVID-19 on the streets of Melbourne.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/21 11:45:04

China sees rising status, image with virus fight

Geographic boundaries between China and European countries have blurred in the fight against the deadly coronavirus as China has actively shared its experiences with all major countries in Europe on curbing the spread of the virus. Meanwhile, China's active involvement in Europe and its rising influence and positive image in the region have, not surprisingly, aroused jealousy and concerns from the US and certain people in the West.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/20 22:43:40

US infections likely to grow to 20,000 by next weekend: China CDC chief epidemiologist

As California became the only US state to issue a "stay at home" order on Thursday with the nationwide spike in COVID-19 cases this week, experts who believed that the US coronavirus epidemic will quickly rise in the following weeks warned that the US may witness the number of reported cases double before the end of next week and a steadily worsening epidemic for weeks.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/20 21:43:40

We haven't received $1 from US government: Chinese FM

The spokesperson of China's Foreign Ministry aimed pointed questions at the US on Friday over the latter's hypocrisy.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/20 19:48:40

Why does US fear CPC and Chinese media, if it believes in itself: FM

If US is a firm believer in its own system, as it claims, then why is it afraid of the Chinese Communist Party (CPC) and the Chinese media, said Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/20 16:22:32

What China can learn from Singapore to fight COVID-19

Singapore's success in striking a delicate balance between "maximum protection of public health" and "minimum impact of economy" offers a new perspective for some Chinese metropolises trying to resume work as COVID-19 continues to spread globally, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/20 0:28:40

Mutual respect prerequisite for China-Brazil cooperation: experts

Chinese Embassy in Brazil has protested against the stigmatizing of China by Brazilian Federal Deputy Eduardo Bolsonaro, son of President Jair Bolsonaro, urging him to withdraw the insults and apologize.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/20 0:18:40

China to firmly support its media to safeguard reputation, interests: Chinese FM

China supports its media in safeguarding their reputation and interests, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Thursday, adding that China is forced to take relevant countermeasures against American media reporters in China, based on the principle of reciprocity.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/19 20:18:40

Zimbabwe hails China's efforts in curbing COVID-19 spread

Zimbabwe declared the coronavirus pandemic a state of national disaster on Wednesday, as the African country, though yet to have a confirmed case, makes efforts to prevent the virus outbreak in the country, the Embassy of Zimbabwe in China told the Global Times on Wednesday.
Source: | 2020/3/19 0:55:03