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CNN fails to understand how China reduces pollution

CNN ignored that the Chinese government has long before noticed the concerns of its people. The key is not about public pressure, but about how exactly to respond to it.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/20 22:33:41

Health equity proves human rights progress in Xinjiang

The best way to improve human rights there is to continue the current governance, and not be influenced by Western criticisms that are full of arrogance, prejudice and lies.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/19 22:03:40

Are Hong Kong's courts protecting rioters?

Just like the rioters, the judges and lawyers who absolve rioters of their crimes will be despised.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/18 21:08:39

Hong Kong education system fails to teach real democracy

The educational environment for young Hongkongers needs urgent reforms. It is not only about their concept of history, but more importantly, about the real meaning of democracy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/17 22:33:39

Cotton industry symbolizes Xinjiang's human rights

More foreign enterprises are welcome to enter the cotton business in Xinjiang and contribute to the region's human rights development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 22:53:40

Cruz uses anti-China stance for political gain

Cruz knows hardly anything about Cuba except his father's story, not to mention knowing nothing about what China is really like. But he won't even try to know China because labeling himself as anti-China and strengthening his hawkish stance is enough for him to advance as a US politician.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 22:23:40

NATO naming China the enemy will lead to consequences

When Stoltenberg made clear statements aimed at China, he should know that as the head of a military organization, military hostility can easily be sensed. NATO members should be well aware.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/12 22:08:40

China's political system supports country's opening-up

As Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed at the second CIIE, the door of China's opening-up will open even wider.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/11 22:03:40

Pompeo's outdated banner of values finds few followers

What Pompeo emphasized is in the service of US rivaling China. Underneath the veneer of so-called “duty” is the “America First” policy and Cold War mindset that would rather sacrifice Europe and profit from it. Europe will not be fooled.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 18:53:40

Zero-sum mind-set won't inspire US AI development

Rational voices have been calling for China-US cooperation in AI, an area where they have overlapping interests. Instead of viewing AI with a zero-sum mind-set, the US should embrace healthy competition with China for the good of the world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 21:33:40

RCEP exposes inefficiency of Indian political system

New Delhi is suffering from record levels of smog. Indian media are questioning “why what worked for China does not work in India.” It's time for India to make some introspection on its own system.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 20:28:40

US Blue Dot Network won't succeed if it targets China

If Washington hopes to make this plan a success, it needs to offer more than words and to show more sincerity. It should abandon its zero-sum mind-set, and focus more on the win-win outcomes. China is waiting for the US to prove its earnest, so do other Asia-Pacific countries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/5 20:43:41

Western observers miss whole picture of governance

Western predictions such as “China is headed for upheaval” have not come true, and they never will.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/4 21:13:40

US grounds drones that can help fight California fires

The No.1 enemy of the US is its own problems and containing China won't save it.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/3 20:43:39

Job satisfaction, not freedom, will decide social stability

If the Western system cannot mobilize the competitive spirit of young people while only focusing on looking for solutions for the so-called freedom and democracy, similar chaos will appear in more Western countries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/31 21:08:40

India, Pakistan build trust for regional peace, stability

If all parties can continue to enhance mutual trust, impetus for sustained peace in Asia will be injected, and the region will certainly move toward peace and prosperity.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/30 20:58:40

US Coast Guard vessel wrong to conduct mission in China's waters

In the face of US provocation, China and other regional members should unswervingly defend our rights to solve our own problems. US warships cannot enter China's waters without justification. China will fight back any provocation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/29 21:58:40

US ignores China's Afghan peace initiative

Beijing's solution needs no approval from Washington. But the latter, which has let people down many times by providing no efficient resolution to boost the Afghan peace process, accused China of alleged zero contributions to Afghanistan. What is the US up to?
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/28 21:36:41