SPECIAL COVERAGE >> Xiangshan Forum

Lack of Asia-Pacific security cooperation limits possibilities in other areas

The current security mechanism as well as the security framework in the Asia-Pacific is a blur. What we need is fewer organizations, not more.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/23 0:33:01

Cold peace dominates despite power of increasing globalization

One of our US colleagues approached us and said that Russia was bombing the opposition to Assad. So we asked them to show us where the IS and opposition groups were, so we could bomb the IS. But they didn’t give a positive response.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/21 23:08:01

Afghanistan needs support to stand on own

The US has to leave one day, and Afghanistan is a sovereign country. When our security requires us to stand on our own, this is the time they have to go, but I think cooperation for a limited time is necessary.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/20 23:48:01

Expert: ASEAN will keep neutral position

The South China Sea issue was discussed at the sixth Xiangshan Forum in Beijing, a dialogue platform on international security and defense issues.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/19 0:18:01

PLA prowess persists without tough talk

On the road to rejuvenation, China needs strength as much as it needs wisdom and an open mind.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/19 0:33:01

Pakistan cites China’s role in regional peace, stability

Pakistan's minister of defense said he welcomes China's proactive role and efforts to find a peaceful resolution to the Afghan problem at the sixth Xiangshan Forum in Beijing on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/19 0:23:03

Russia defends Syrian airstrikes

Russia's air campaign in Syria remains "open and transparent" and consistent with international law, said a senior Russian military official, as he discussed the necessity of collaboration against the Islamic State (IS) at the Sixth Xiangshan Forum in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/19 0:23:01

Minister proposes joint rescue drills with ASEAN in South China Sea

China on Friday proposed holding joint drills in the South China Sea on maritime accidental encounter and search and rescue in 2016 with members of the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN).
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/17 0:58:01

Xiangshan Forum debates S.China Sea

Chinese officials and experts dismissed Western accusations that China has been militarizing some islands in the South China Sea at the Xiangshan Forum over the weekend, as delegates called for stronger cooperation and to continue seeking solutions to the maritime disputes.
Source: Global Times | 2015/10/19 0:28:01