If the trilateral summit between China, Japan, and South Korea is only for showcasing South Korea's leadership and international status, the public's dissatisfaction with the government will only continue to rise.
Over time, the system has deviated from its original design to some extent, including the details of some rules in election, but it is difficult to carry out an overall reform, which has led to the disordered money-oriented politics in the US election.
"No mutual respect and 'only the US benefits' are not what a right relationship is supposed to be."
In less than 20 years since the last financial crisis, the US president is anxiously trying to occupy the leadership position of the G20. Anyone with a basic comprehension of the existing global order can detect Washington's fears.
Despite US President Joe Biden's well-calculated absence from the 43rd ASEAN Summit and related meetings held in Jakarta, Indonesia, some US media outlets wasted no chance to push for US agendas in the region.
"As to what choice the US government will make, we still have to wait. We can't expect the US decision-makers to always be smart, especially for the current administration," Lü added.
An article in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) published on Monday local time alleged that "Chinese nationals, sometimes posing as tourists, have accessed military bases and other sensitive sites in the US as many as 100 times in recent years," sparking espionage concerns.
Citing sources from the US, Japanese media on Sunday reported that troops from Taiwan island last month attended military exercises led by the US National Guard in Michigan.
If Trump's competitors cannot defeat him decisively, they must consider what his resurgence would mean. This applies equally to leaders worldwide: American domestic politics will determine how Washington's foreign policy changes.
Following Huawei's 5G chokepoint breakthrough, Baidu, another Chinese tech giant, announced on Thursday its ChatGPT-like Ernie bot was now open to the public. China's artificial intelligence (AI) industry is currently experiencing a development boom.
We are not inciting anti-Japanese sentiment, as our target is always Japan's irresponsible dumping actions. What we are doing is urging Japan to stop its wrongdoing, cancel the ocean discharge plan, for the sake of protecting the oceans for the common interests of humanity across generations.
Europe is caught in an abnormal phenomenon: The more it follows the US, the weaker it becomes, leading it to follow Washington even more. Breaking free from this vicious circle is an urgent problem that European leaders must address.
The US is not a littoral state of the South China Sea; it lies tens of thousands of kilometers away. However, the US has become the greatest destabilizing factor and challenge to the regional development of the South China Sea.
The most talked about news in the US last week, apart from Trump's swift parole after turning himself in, was the escalating conflict between the Detroit auto trio and the United Auto Workers.
Let the Japanese eat all the fish produced along the coast of Japan, or give them to Japan's allies, the Americans, or even Taiwan island's Democratic Progressive Party.
The West's expansion and Global South's emergence are not going to integrate in a silky-smooth transition, especially for the West.
Baerbock told the Lowy Institute on Tuesday that China was challenging the "very fundamentals of how we live together in this world," and she praised Australia for serving as a "role model" for resisting Chinese "economic coercion."
The crux of the China-UK relationship may lie in some bias in Britain that border on the Cold War mentality or a values-oriented prejudice toward China.
The US strategy against China has actually evolved into a long-term tug-of-war between the two industrial powers going their separate ways.
We can enhance China's economic and trade relations with Paraguay by promoting economic and trade cooperation between China and Mercosur.
Historical experience has proven that meeting China halfway on the Taiwan question and South China Sea issue could benefit the Philippines the most.
The deepening of China-Russia relations is in the interest of the Eurasian continent to pursue tranquility and stability, which is also precisely where Li's Russia trip lies.
Western media and some so-called Western elites deliberately suppress different voices, making readers more aware that so-called "freedom of speech" is just a tool for self-promotion in the Western public opinion arena.
India has a future, but it will depend on the success of a slow and tortuous cultural change.
Upon closer examination, the statement is replete with phrases such as "likely" and "no indication." It pointed out that "while China's role in the information operation is highly probable, unequivocal proof that China ordered and directed the operation is not possible to determine."
Rather than stirring up troubles in the Indo-Pacific, New Dehli had better focus on itself first.
It is crucial for China to strengthen the overall concept of national security and address any shortcomings in important areas, in order to better protect its achievements in development.
The US, which prides itself on the so-called freedom of navigation, becomes alarmed when China and Russia exercise this same freedom.
If the real Donald Trump is an L-size candidate, then Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is an M-size Trump.
The US has always regarded any emerging country or organization, consisting of emerging countries, with an economic and political system different from its model, such as BRICS, as a challenge to its hegemony.
The US not only takes Japan and South Korea as pawns, but more as cannon fodder.
When provoking confrontation and division during her Philippine tour, von der Leyen once again proves she is forging the EU into a military organization subordinate to the US.
Some US politicians are promoting the legalization of selling offensive weapons to Taiwan island. But, even if the US arms the island with all kinds of weapons, making it full of thorns, a porcupine is still far from being a match for an elephant.
The Western media describes China's cooperation with Italy under the Belt and Road Initiative as a Trojan horse for “China's entry into the West.” Is this a step forward or a step backward for the West in the wave of globalization?
To hype the "China threat" theory in the US, Rubio and his likes turn a blind eye to the human rights stains of the US, and pour the dirty water at China. This reflects the extreme and irrational approach of the US toward China. For them, playing the anti-China card is safe and eye-catching, while domestic issues are ignored.
Strategically, Japan's actions are increasingly resembling those of a long-term alcoholic. But can the emergence of rational voices help Japan regain sobriety?
Dialogue cannot be without principles, and communication cannot be without bottom lines.
It's difficult to maintain multilateralism and a multi-polar world through economic cooperation alone.
Why do Americans have such fears?
Chinese authorities issued guidelines on boosting the growth of the private economy on July 19th. The document was released by the Communist Party of China Central Committee and the State Council. This significant policy will inspire all private entrepreneurs and boost public confidence.
Two rare news stories occurred on the Korean Peninsula Tuesday. For the first time in 42 years, a US Navy nuclear ballistic missile submarine has made a port call in South Korea. On the same day, a US soldier crossed into North Korea "willfully and without authorization." Behind the seemingly coincidence is a new round of escalating tensions on the peninsula.
The countries that wish to join BRICS are saying no to the bloc politics led by the US. Their purpose is not to be anti-American or to engage in confrontation against any country, but to seek sovereign equality and genuine cooperation.
Against the backdrop of intense China-US tensions, especially as the US is ganging up and provoking bloc confrontation, New Zealand is left with less and less room for balance in diplomacy.
It is crucial for ASEAN and China to collaborate in order to promote stability in Myanmar, expedite Myanmar's integration into the process of common development, and strengthen ASEAN's influence in global and Asian politics and economics.
Having people sacrificed, South Korea and Japan put 'imaginary enemies' above real nuclear-level threat
Regarding NATO's expansion into the Asia-Pacific, the US is certainly the main driving force behind it. On the one hand, by its very nature, NATO is, first and foremost, a US-owned, -led, and -manipulated group, so it's no surprise that the US' strategic intentions can be found in the bloc's joint statement.
What exactly is the rules-based order, the most frequently used term in US diplomacy? It has never been precisely defined, until a recent trending tweet unveiled its true mafia-style nature.
As the government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) last week pledged a lifetime of police pursuit for eight fugitives who fled abroad to evade the national security law, certain Western forces have once again positioned themselves as the "umbrella" for the anti-China elements seeking to create chaos in Hong Kong.
NATO, as a military organization, is leading Western civilization down a wrong and perilous path.
A white powder discovered in a small zipped bag at the White House on Sunday was proven to be cocaine, according to US media outlets.
Jens Stoltenberg, the current NATO secretary general, is to stay on for another year. This comes as the transatlantic military alliance has failed to find an apt one that satisfies all.
China and the US are both sovereign nations; the US has national security, and so does China. Why is it bad, in the eyes of some Westerners, to endanger the US while it is acceptable to threaten China?
The "American disease" of drug abuse is not without solutions, but laying the blame on China is definitely the most ineffective. Nonetheless, US politicians deliberately ignore this.
Recognizing France's problems must take into account the context of globalization.
Patriotic education is an important component of national education in almost all countries.
With the help of certain US media acting as loudspeakers, brainless anti-China remarks from pseudo-experts like Gordon Chang create a negative public opinion environment toward China.
The rumors around "China's spy balloon" are clearly a malicious hype by the BBC aimed at smearing China. The US and West seem to have "balloon allergy" by repeatedly speculating and slandering China on this matter.
It is not entirely accurate to claim that the Biden administration has shown a growing interest in cultivating amicable relations with Hanoi. Rather, the US appears to be increasingly recognizing Vietnam's significance as a pawn to counterbalance China.
A US Coast Guard ship sailed through the Taiwan Straits after US Secretary of State Antony Blinken completed his first trip to China since assuming office. Soon after, President Joe Biden once again viciously attacked the Chinese leader.
China will certainly do its best to maintain a stable and constructive China-US relationship. However, we must be vigilant about the process being disrupted at any time.
It is unnecessary to deliberately make such uglification, and China will never enhance itself by uglifying others.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to the US. He has been visiting the US quite often since he became prime minister in 2014, but this is the first state visit by an Indian prime minister since 2009.
China maintains an open attitude, but the future of China-UK relations depends more on the UK's actions.
During the process of eastward expansion, NATO aims to adopt an alliance strategy by continuously forming anti-China alliances, thereby achieving its strategic objectives of expansion.
UNESCO and its member states should remain vigilant and aware of the arbitrary behavior of the US, which prioritizes US' own interests, as well as the harm caused by such behavior.
The entire US judicial system is now caught in a political vortex. The situation has been a huge test for the US. Now it is a stalemate, the normal American rule of law has been derailed.
Is China really an enemy of South Korea? If South Korea aligns with the US strategy and pushes China into a hostile position, can South Korea bear the consequences?
Due to the continuous southward spread of Canadian wildfire smoke, some areas in the eastern US were shrouded in "orange haze" on June 7. On that day, New York City (NYC) became the city with the worst air pollution in the world.
The goal is to create contradictions with China. While such hype seemingly targets the Chinese authorities, it is affecting Chinese people in reality. The US-led West is ganging up to stir up a clash of civilizations through lies, Song Zhongping, a Chinese military expert and TV commentator, told the Global Times.
After US warships and aircraft were expelled by the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) in the South China Sea and Taiwan Straits, the White House said on June 5 that recent dangerous encounters between US and Chinese forces in the Taiwan Straits and South China Sea reflect a growing aggressiveness by Beijing's military that raises the risk of an error in which "somebody gets hurt."
An important lesson India can learn from China's modernization is that sustainable development is difficult to achieve without the modernization of its people and the improvement of "software" aspects.
Currently, there is an anti-China force within Canada that stirs up issues related to Chinese Canadians domestically, exacerbating conflicts between Chinese Canadians and the rest of the Canadian society.
Putting a barrier between journalists from the two sides will only increase misunderstandings, especially among the public, which will eventually imperil China-India relations.
As the Russia-Ukraine crisis drags on, NATO has become the pronoun of destabilizer of regional security.
In the eyes of the US, the Russia-Ukraine conflict is used to sustain its global hegemony, and it does not want to quickly end the conflict. The suffering of the Ukrainian people means nothing to it.
Chinese Commerce Minister Wang Wentao met with US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo on Thursday in Washington, DC. The following day, Wang met with US Trade Representative Katherine Tai in Detroit.
As extremism in US politics has long hijacked the country's policy toward China, we should not expect Washington's China strategy to return to a rational and normal track soon. And it is a shame that US diplomacy, all along, cannot get rid of the aggravated interference and intervention of the extreme China hawks.
It will take some time to go before people's biases and stereotypes can be changed. It requires efforts from various sectors, including the government, public opinion, and educational fields, to clean up outdated and harmful elements that stand in the way of boosting China's national identity.
The DPP couldn't care less about Taiwan people's health. It takes WHA as an occasion to make breakthroughs for its "international space," seeking de jure "independence."
In the US, there is a group of politicians who wear the "anti-China" label as a badge of honor. They repost every media coverage of their reckless anti-China "causes" and become overjoyed every time they're called "China hawks." Republican Congressman Mike Gallagher is one of them.
China has deeply integrated into the global economy and risen to be the world's second-largest economy over recent decades. The country has made unremitting efforts to contribute to the development of other countries, especially as the world witnesses growing challenges, alongside threats of decoupling fueled by a zero-sum mentality as advocated by some countries.
Economic and trade relations play a ballast role in the US-China relationship. Since the normalization of US-China relations in 1978, bilateral relations have gone through storms, ups, and downs, but economic and trade relations have always been on the rise, tying the two sides of the Pacific Ocean together.
When more and more such discussions, speculations, and doubts emerge, the dynamic of Quad will only decline.
The US will provide security assistance to Taiwan through presidential drawdown authority, aiming to keep Taiwan on the US chariot as a "convenient tool." The DPP needs to know that blindly believing in the US will only lead to being treated miserably as a chess piece.
Japan's promotion of a world free of nuclear weapons is being done incorrectly. If it truly wants to promote that, it should have the guts to oppose US-led “collective security” for only a small group of Western countries, and advocate for a shared security for the world.
Abandoning diplomatic independence does not necessarily bring the greatest security to Canada. Only by positioning itself as a balancer between major powers while making its independent voice, can Canada truly gain respect, including from its ally, the US, Liu added.
What the Middle East needs from the US is turning American embassies to their normal function – carrying out genuine diplomacy and facilitate communication, rather than being strongholds for color revolutions.
A state visit; a state dinner. If US President Joe Biden thinks this is enough to lure a country that has its own way of doing things, such as India, he has wildly miscalculated.
Former UK Prime Minister Liz Truss will visit Taiwan next week. In addition to meeting with senior officials of the Taiwan authorities on the island, she will also give a speech. This "keynote speech" could earn her tens of thousands of pounds, according to The Mirror.
Amid strained China-US relations, US politicians are continuing to add fuel to the fire by passing anti-China bills, which has become a habitual tyrannical action that will make the bilateral relations even harder to change for the better.
According to media reports, national security advisors from the US, India, Saudi Arabia and the UAE met in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to discuss a US proposal to link the Middle Eastern nations through a network of railway lines and connect the region to South Asia via sea lanes.
According to Japanese media reports, NATO will enhance cooperation with Japan, including developing a new security cooperation plan and opening a liaison office in Japan by the end of 2024. This will be NATO's first liaison office in Asia - a poisonous thorn sticking into Asia.
After the drone attack, who did it and whether Russia will attack Ukraine's presidential palace in retaliation has become the biggest suspense.
US' scramble for South Pacific is intensifying.
Pandas have always carried the mission of promoting peace and friendship. And this is precisely what the turbulent world today needs to inject stability and certainty.
It needs to understand that falling into West's trap of the "China vs. India" narrative will only cause unnecessary strife that may hinder the prospect of win-win cooperation and common development.
Seoul under the leadership of Yoon has bowed to Japan to please Washington.
Let time tell us who will be hurt the most from the G7's kamikaze-like ban.
It's time for White House officials to stop describing the US-China relationship as a "healthy competition.''
The former chief of cultural affairs authority in the island of Taiwan and writer Lung Ying-tai published an article in The New York Times on April 19, describing the growing division in the Taiwan island, which she believes has caused harm to Taiwan. At first glance, the title ''In Taiwan, Friends Are Starting to Turn Against Each Other'' doesn't seem to reveal any specific issues. However, upon closer examination of the article, the familiar tone and sentiment emerge.