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Outside forces are misreading China's desire for peace

China's policy toward India is backed by strength and if ordinary people are not afraid of Indian provocateurs, how could the PLA be intimidated by them?
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/8 22:18:40

Virus fight is a test moment for UN

Is the UN a sunrise or sunset organization?
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/8 0:55:53

Japan's plan for building anti-missile ships would undermine regional peace

Japan also believes the existing Aegis ships are not adequate to enhance its offensive capability. Specialized ships to counter ballistic missiles can work as a supplementary.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/8 0:09:05

West needs to change its China narrative

For every foreign friend, it is easy to perceive the charm of China from the logical pattern of "development - contradiction - correction - redevelopment." It can therefore be seen that the outdated narrative about China from Western media and politicians may need a revolutionary change.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/7 18:08:28

Why the US and the West are always obsessed with changing China

For practitioners of Christianity, "change" by converting people into Christians comes naturally to them. After all, what's wrong with "spreading God's message"? Some call this a missionary mentality.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/7 17:18:15

Is it wise for US to ban Confucius Institutes?

The loss of these intellectual fountains of Chinese thought in the US is invisible but tangible. It not only damages the image of US universities but it also weakens the teaching strength of the US education system.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/7 10:27:31

How will New Zealand's general election affect its China policy?

New Zealand has to some extent kept an independent China policy. But Wellington still finds it very difficult to be completely independent from the US.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/6 23:40:15

US attempt to create 'new order' aimed at maintaining hegemony

Fortunately, more and more people have realized that the Trump administration and some American hawks pose a serious threat to the international order, and the international system with the UN at its core needs to be more effectively maintained.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/4 19:08:40

Xinjiang population growth best answers Western smear campaign on Uygurs

Some Western pseudo-scholars pursue double standards on human rights. But the truth is that their accusations related to nationality, religion and human rights have never been the real situation in Xinjiang.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/4 15:51:45

Influencing Indo-Pacific region difficult for Europe

As European businesses and politicians talk of the necessity to diminish Europe's “value chain dependency” on China, and discussions have been conducted in the European Union and its member states, it is likely that Germany may hope to see some of its investments and businesses moved from China to India, or some Southeast Asian country. Changes are emerging on the horizon, and China-Europe relations may never be the same.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/3 23:13:41

Pentagon won't sacrifice soldiers for non-core US interests

In terms of Taiwan questions, why would the Pentagon be willing to sacrifice American soldiers' lives for something that is certainly not the core interest of the US?
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/3 22:18:40

West's lies on Uygur population seek to incite ethnic hatred in Xinjiang

Western radical forces are expected to continue to play dirty tricks, like the latest accusation concerning Xinjiang's population, to pressure China. People in Xinjiang and the rest of China should not be affected by Western opinion. Preserving peace and stability fits the interests of all ethnicities in China. Compared with stability in Xinjiang and local people's welfare, What the West said is featherweight.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/3 20:33:40

PLA capable of handling US military provocations and threats

The US military should be aware that the PLA cannot be threatened and that China's core national interests cannot be challenged. The PLA has already been equipped with systemic and joint combat capabilities needed to strike US aircraft carriers when necessary. Such a strike could weaken US' core capabilities to interfere in other countries' internal affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/3 19:53:42

Working hard to bring happiness to the Chinese people and promote progress of all mankind

Standing on the right side of history, the CPC is committed not only to rallying the Chinese people and leading them in running our own affairs well, but also to building a community with a shared future for mankind to promote world peace and common development. Moreover, the CPC rises above the Cold War mentality and opposes power politics as it endeavours to nurture and contribute to the lofty cause of world peace and development.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/3 15:12:14

Hard for US Indo-Pacific strategy to succeed

It is obvious that US' investment in the Indo-Pacific region cannot satisfy regional countries. With so little input, the US can hardly realize its wishful Indo-Pacific Strategy smoothly.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/2 23:23:40

Pentagon report aims to suppress China's nuclear deterrence

The latest Pentagon report deliberately underestimates China's nuclear warhead stockpile while it emphasizes China's strategic intention to expand its nuclear arsenal.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/2 18:37:39

Pentagon report seeks to assure allies, get more budget

The Pentagon is acting as a hatchet man for the White House while its own strength and confidence is declining. Deep down in its heart, it does not want to instigate a real large-scale war. As a result, it is behaving like nothing more than a torn, timid hatchet man.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/2 17:52:15

World experts express grim views of US COVID-19 reaction

In late August, experts from Asia, Europe and America attended a webinar to discuss the US handling of the raging COVID-19 pandemic and the impact on China-US relations.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/2 17:39:27