How Trump Could Blunder Into War with China - Foreign Policy In Focus

China may bully its neighbors, but turning foreign territorial disputes into a superpower conflict between nuclear-armed rivals would be a huge mistake. By Conn Hallinan, January 27, 2017 . Share. PrintFriendly and PDF Print.

Who's top rooster in the South China Sea? - Asia Times

It's not a matter of “if” but “when” there is a serious confrontation between Messrs Trump and Xi over “access” to the South China Sea. The stakes could not be higher. By Pepe Escobar January 27, 2017 6:03 PM (UTC+8). Share · Tweet · Linkedin; Print ...

China steps up as global leader while the US steps away - Salon

China steps up as global leader while the U.S. steps away EnlargeChina's President Xi Jinping, speaks during a Press Statement in the Hotel Bellevue Palace during his visit to Switzerland, in Bern, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. (Anthony Anex/Keystone via ...

Foreign Minister Wang Yi wishes all a Happy New Year - CCTV

The Spring Festival is the most important holiday on the Chinese calendar, and it's just around the corner. To mark the occasion, the Chinese Foreign Ministry has hosted a New Year Reception for foreign representatives and ambassadors at the Diaoyutai ...

Beijing Warns the US to 'Act Cautiously' Over the South China Sea - TIME

China said on Tuesday it had "irrefutable" sovereignty over disputed islands in the South China Sea after the White House vowed to defend "international territories" in the strategic waterway. White House spokesman Sean Spicer in his comments on Monday ...

China foreign minister says wants to manage disputes with US - Reuters

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi speaks during a joint press conference with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Beijing, China December 5, 2016. REUTERS/Greg Baker/Pool. BEIJING China wants dialogue with the new U.S. administration ...

Theresa May plans China visit to bolster trade - Financial Times

Theresa May intends to visit China “relatively soon” to shore up Britain's trading arrangements with the world's second-largest economy, said UK and Chinese officials. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver the news.