China Lodges Complaint Over Taiwan's Place In US Defense Bill - Huffington Post

China has lodged “stern representations” with the United States after President Barack Obama signed into law a U.S. defense policy bill that suggests a plan to conduct high-level military exchanges with self-ruled Taiwan. Part of the $618.7 billion ...and more »

Wang Yi Holds Talks with Foreign Minister Urbino Botelho of Sao Tome and Principe - MFA China

On December 26, 2016, Foreign Minister Wang Yi held talks in Beijing with Foreign Minister Urbino Botelho of Sao Tome and Principe. Wang Yi expressed that the resumption of diplomatic relations with China is a correct political decision and strategic ...and more »

Wang Yi Talks about the Resumption of Diplomatic Relations between China and Sao Tome and Principe - MFA China

On December 26, 2016, after holding talks in Beijing, Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Foreign Minister Urbino Botelho of Sao Tome and Principe jointly met the press. Wang Yi expressed that today is a day to remember. Foreign Minister Urbino Botelho and I ...and more »

China and Sao Tome restore diplomatic ties in snub to Taiwan - New Vision

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (R) shakes hands with his Sao Tome counterpart Urbino Botelho after signing an agreement in Beijing on Monday. (AFP). China signed an agreement to restore diplomatic relations with Sao Tome and Principe Monday, just ...and more »

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying's Remarks on US Signing into Law 2017 National Defence ... - MFA China

Q: US President Barack Obama on Friday signed into law the US National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, which included a non-legally binding section stating that the US Secretary of Defense should conduct a program of senior military ...and more »

Yang Jiechi Meets with Foreign Minister Urbino Botelho of Sao Tome and Principe - MFA China

On December 27, 2016, State Councilor Yang Jiechi met at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse with Foreign Minister Urbino Botelho of Sao Tome and Principe. Yang Jiechi expressed that the resumption of diplomatic relations between China and Sao Tome and ...and more »

China's formal ties with Sao Tome and Principe restored - CCTV

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has met his counterpart from Sao Tome and Principe, Urbino Botelho, in Beijing. The west African island nation cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan on December 20th. The two ministers signed a communique formally resuming ...and more »

China Deploys Aircraft Carrier to Disputed South China Sea - New York Times

Fighter jets on the deck of China's Liaoning aircraft carrier during military drills in the Bohai Sea, off China's northeast coast, this month. Credit Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. BEIJING — The Chinese military, in a move analysts described ...and more »

Studio interview: Signals don't necessarily represent Trump's policies - CCTV

To discuss this story in greater detail Doctor Teng Jianqun, Director of the American Studies Department at the China Institute of International Studies, joins us now in the studio. Q1: Since Donald Trump's election as next president, he has sent out ...and more »

Studio interview: Washington plans military cooperation with Taiwan - CCTV

For more insight, we're joined in the studio by Jia Xiudong, senior research fellow at the China Institute of International Studies. Welcome Mr. Jia. Q1: It's the first time that a plan for high-level military cooperation between Washington and Taiwan ...and more »