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Why China recalls 'protracted war' history

In the current fierce international competition, a country will fall behind if it doesn't strive to develop. It will be a test of the sustainability of China's development and the CPC's leadership. This is why the decision-makers have recalled the "protracted war" history.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/3 17:16:58

It is not in the Great Britain's diplomatic interests to alienate China

The British government has always put the maximization of practical interests as one of its founding principles. We therefore believe that a wise policy toward China can be expected.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/3 15:44:32

New cold war will not stop US decline

This cold war will not be a rerun of the previous one between the US and the Soviet Union. Much as the hawks in the Trump administration would like to reinvent such a world by means of a complete economic decoupling, that is beyond them.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/2 16:41:16

Internet public opinion a valuable resource that should be protected, enriched

I hope that the room of public opinion can be continuously expanded, the reach of public opinion supervision could be wider to form a stronger deterrent. The internet public opinion has become a valuable resource for the Chinese public to strengthen their participation in social governance. While strengthening management, it is undoubtedly necessary to protect and enrich this resource.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/1 14:21:59

Indians can hardly afford an economic conflict with China

I can't believe why these two countries would put aside cooperation on economic development but to fight each other over border disputes. That obviously does not serve the fundamental interests of the two peoples.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/1 14:08:40

Africa resists becoming a new cold war battleground

There are so many false and unsubstantiated accusations and lies on the part of the West regarding the recent introduction of the national security legislation for Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/31 20:13:40

No to the new cold war with China: an African American perspective

For the Black liberation and anti-imperialist movement in the US, we are clear – War is a class issue and we say not one drop of blood from the Black working class and poor to defend the capitalist oligarchy.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/30 18:13:37

China-US tensions offer EU new opportunity

If the EU wants to become a pivot in the world order, it needs to transcend the scope of bilateral relations and the old system. It should grasp the major changes in the international pattern, focus on the construction of the new order, and find an appropriate position among them.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/30 15:25:36

Do India-China relations need a reset?

As the two largest emerging powers, Beijing and New Delhi should avoid border conflicts from affecting overall China-India relations, and make efforts to continue to maintain peaceful surroundings to secure their economic development.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/29 23:08:56

World should unite and denounce new cold war

The new cold war is a threat to humanity. A new cold war will be against interests of humanity. It will take humanity backwards.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/29 17:21:11

West's sophomoric insults, supremacist thinking hurt the world

When tensions between two superpowers are at their highest levels in decades, cooler heads and long-term thinking is what is most needed to take a step back from the precipice, not sophomoric insults, name-calling and an orientalist and supremacist mode of thinking.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/29 16:10:23

Aussies hitch wagon with the Pompeo-Esper express

If the Democratic nominee Joe Biden is elected as the next US president and adjusts the China policy of the US, Australia will certainly follow suit. Where China-Australia relations head for will ultimately be determined by the US' relationship with China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/28 21:23:40

Domestic politics, nationalism misguide India's China policy

The Indian government, political parties, media and strategic circles have all laid blame on China for the souring bilateral relations and few have reflected upon India's own problems. This has made the prospect for China-India relations particularly worrying.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/28 18:33:40

US hostility toward China rooted in hegemonic struggle

Washington's negative reaction is because the US seeks to maintain global hegemony. It is, therefore, hostile to any state that seeks sovereign independence - regardless of its model and internal system.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/28 15:35:44

US suppression of China is not just about ideological differences

In order to legitimate their vicious campaign, certain US politicians have stigmatized the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and so on. Now they are slandering China ideologically. This actually shows that the US is outwardly strong, but inwardly weak.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/28 15:30:30

Global Britain vision needs cohesive, credible Post-Brexit kick start

The UK has taken a back-and-forth attitude toward China. It has followed the US's campaign against China. Why has Britain changed its course in such a short time? What should be a wise choice for the UK when pressured by the US to pick sides?
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/28 10:44:06

A strong EU can mutually benefit China: German scholar

If the European Union succeeds in presenting itself as a strong political and economic force on the world stage, that will also be good for China, because it can profit from Europe not only as an export market, but also as a reliable and predictable player in international politics.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/27 21:08:40

EU split on China as Beijing-Washington conflict worsens

China and the EU are strategic partners, whose consensus outweighs their divergence. The bilateral ties impact not only the two sides, but also global governance. Instead of being negatively influenced by their differences, Beijing and Brussels should maintain their friendly relationship and promote their coordination.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/27 20:58:40