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China sees major breakthrough in nuclear fusion with artificial sun


The new generation of China's "artificial sun" installation, known as HL-2M Tokamak, has been successfully installed in Chengdu of Southwest China's Sichuan Province on Friday and realized its first discharge, China Atomic Energy Authority announced.

Chinese national flag debuts on moon: CNSA

The China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Friday showed photos of the first Chinese national flag on the moon. The photo was taken with the flag on board the Chang'e-5 lander vehicle before the ascender blasted off from the moon, marking another proud, inspiring moment in the memories of the Chinese people.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/5 0:19:30

Chinese ambassador calls to bring foreign troops to justice for criminal behavior

The Chinese UN ambassador Zhang Jun on Thursday called to bring foreign forces stationed in other countries' territories to justice for their criminal behaviors, after the recent atrocities by Australian soldiers in Afghanistan shocked the world.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 23:29:22

Chang'e-5 probe unfolds Chinese national flag, takes off from moon with lunar surface samples

The Chinese national flag shines an even brighter red from moon, and from now on it will be a grand reminder for stargazers from all over the world of the excitement and inspiration we felt from Apollo missions more than half a century ago.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/3 23:31:40

Over 152,000 Chinese officials held accountable in China's anti-corruption campaign this year

A total of 152,850 officials have been held accountable across China this year for violating the eight-point regulation, rules that were released by the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee in December 2012 to improve Party and government conduct.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 22:26:26

China sees major breakthrough in nuclear fusion with artificial sun

The new generation of China's "artificial sun" installation, known as HL-2M Tokamak, has been successfully installed in Chengdu of Southwest China's Sichuan Province on Friday and realized its first discharge, China Atomic Energy Authority announced.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 22:15:00

Xi extends condolences over passing of former French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday extended deep condolences to French President Emmanuel Macron over the passing of the country's former President Valery Giscard d'Estaing.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/12/4 22:00:40

US hurting its own interests with new visa restrictions: Chinese FM

Some American politicians have wantonly demonized China and attempted to alienate the Community Party of China (CPC) from Chinese people, aiming at manipulating the public opinion of the US to satisfy their own selfish interests, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said following new US visa restrictions for CPC members and their families.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 21:28:40

US' plea deal for Huawei's Meng Wanzhou shows doubts about win: lawyer

The US side has doubts about winning the Meng Wanzhou case by reportedly offering a plea deal, while whether to take a deal must be Meng's decision alone, a lawyer said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 14:22:05

China's Jiuzhang secures quantum advantage over Google's Sycamore, billions of times faster: developer

A research team led by renowned Chinese quantum physicists Pan Jianwei and Lu Chaoyang announced Friday that they have established a new light-based quantum computer prototype and demonstrated "quantum advantage," a term to describe the point where quantum computers can do things beyond the capability of non-quantum, or classical computers.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 21:18:40

Brazil gets second batch of Chinese vaccine, São Paulo plans mass use in January

Brazil on Thursday received 600 liters of Chinese-produced COVID-19 inactivated vaccine concentrate, for São Paulo's plan to inject its state citizens in a mass vaccination in January. The vaccine will assist Brazil in its battle against the COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed more than 175,000 nationwide.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 14:21:20

China ensures COVID-19 vaccine with full supply chain amid Pfizer doses cuts

Just as US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer was reported to cut in half its original doses due to supply chain-related obstacles, a top Chinese expert said that China could roll out as many as 600 million doses of injections before the year's end, marking the start of what could shape up to be a fierce competition for production of vaccine, where the countries' supply chains and technological prowess will be on test, after the initial research and development stage.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 20:13:40

Graphic on Australian soldiers' crime reflects hypocrisy, double standards: Chinese FM

The graphic created by a Chinese artist on Australian soldiers' crimes in Afghanistan was a mirror, reflecting the hypocrisy and double standards of certain people and countries, Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Friday, after Canada accused China over the graphic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 18:38:40

HK stresses lawmakers' loyalty 'bottom-line' on Constitution Day

The decision adopted by China's top legislature on the qualifications of Hong Kong lawmakers further clarifies the "bottom line" and political rules for "patriots governing Hong Kong," ensuring that all politicians uphold the Constitution, the Basic Law, and are loyal to the country and Hong Kong, expelling those who pose a danger to the country and Hong Kong from the local governance structure, a senior Chinese official said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 16:53:40