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In 1969, China and the Russia Nearly Started World War III (Billions Would Have Died)
In 1969, China and the Russia Nearly Started World War III (Billions Would Have Died)  The National Interest OnlineAfter a few minor incidents, the Zhenbao Island incident drove tensions through the roof. A Soviet counterattack incurred ...
Trump opens 'third front' against China with Taiwan fighter jet sale
Trump opens 'third front' against China with Taiwan fighter jet sale  Washington ExaminerPresident Trump has decided to approve a major sale of new F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, advancing a substantial upgrade of the island's military ...
China Tells U.S. to Stay Away Amid New Weapons Sale to Taiwan and Support for Hong Kong Protests
China Tells U.S. to Stay Away Amid New Weapons Sale to Taiwan and Support for Hong Kong Protests  NewsweekChina has issued a new warning to the United States as it reportedly greenlit a new arms sale to Taiwan, a self-ruling island state ...
The week that Cathay Pacific surrendered to China
The week that Cathay Pacific surrendered to China  CNNCathay Pacific C.E.O.’s Resignation Shows China’s Looming Power Over Hong Kong Unrest  The New York TimesCathay Pacific CEO Resigns After China Backlash Over Hong Kong ...
China may not want a military intervention in Hong Kong
China may not want a military intervention in Hong Kong  Los Angeles TimesHong Kong protests will be 'settled or crushed' ahead of China national celebrations, analyst says  CNBCAll eyes on Hong Kong protesters as China ramps up ...
India celebrates control over key territory as China backs Pakistan at United Nations
India celebrates control over key territory as China backs Pakistan at United Nations  Washington ExaminerIndia's nationalist leader celebrated his country's Independence Day by touting his consolidation of control over territory also ...
China Blames India for Kashmir Tension as UN Action Blocked
China Blames India for Kashmir Tension as UN Action Blocked  BloombergChina's ambassador to the United Nations blamed India for stoking tensions with Pakistan and called on both sides to exercise restraint after a rare closed-door ...
It’s Time for Trump to Troll China
It’s Time for Trump to Troll China  National ReviewPresident Xi Jinping is conducting his disputes with the U.S. in an ungentlemanly manner. Why shouldn't President Trump respond in kind?
Cathay Pacific C.E.O. Quits as China’s Power Looms Over Hong Kong Protests
Cathay Pacific C.E.O. Quits as China’s Power Looms Over Hong Kong Protests  The New York TimesHONG KONG — The chief executive of Cathay Pacific Airways stepped down on Friday following a storm of criticism from the Chinese government ...
#BoycottMulan trends after Crystal Liu Yifei supports China's Hong Kong crackdown
#BoycottMulan trends after Crystal Liu Yifei supports China's Hong Kong crackdown  NBCNews.comCalls for a boycott of Disney's live-action remake of the 1998 animated movie "Mulan" were trending on social media Friday after the movie's star, ...
China Appears to Understand the Risks in Kashmir More Than India or Pakistan
China Appears to Understand the Risks in Kashmir More Than India or Pakistan  World Politics ReviewIt’s too early to say what India’s decision to revoke the semiautonomous status of Kashmir will mean for long-term stability in ...
China’s Biggest Energy Company Shuns Venezuela Oil on Tighter U.S. Sanctions
China’s Biggest Energy Company Shuns Venezuela Oil on Tighter U.S. Sanctions  BloombergChina's biggest energy company is backing away from direct purchases of Venezuelan crude as the Trump administration tightens sanctions against the ...
China tariffs: Trump’s trade policy is a disaster. Here’s what the next president should do.
China tariffs: Trump’s trade policy is a disaster. Here’s what the next president should do.  Vox.comWhen it comes to President Trump and trade, it's been all pain, no gain. Last week began with China retaliating against a planned 10 ...
Taiwan Monitors How China Deals With Hong Kong Protesters
Taiwan Monitors How China Deals With Hong Kong Protesters  NPRConcerns that China might crackdown on Hong Kong have Taiwan determined to maintain its own autonomy. Chinese leaders have long hoped to bring Taiwan ...
If There’s a Recession, It Will Be Made in China
If There’s a Recession, It Will Be Made in China  BloombergIt's official -- the yield curve has now definitely inverted, meaning that one of the most reliable signals of an impending recession is now flashing warning signs.
China Says Law-Breaking Protesters Must Pay: Hong Kong Update
China Says Law-Breaking Protesters Must Pay: Hong Kong Update  BloombergThe man taking on Hong Kong from deep inside China's propaganda machine  CNNChina may not want a military intervention in Hong Kong  Los Angeles ...
Hong Kong protests will be 'settled or crushed' ahead of China national celebrations, analyst says
Hong Kong protests will be 'settled or crushed' ahead of China national celebrations, analyst says  CNBCTrump would love to make a trade deal with China 'on our terms'  New York Post Trump Says ‘Hong Kong Is Not Helping’ in ...
Ray Dalio says he wouldn't rule out China weaponizing its massive US Treasury holdings
Ray Dalio says he wouldn't rule out China weaponizing its massive US Treasury holdings  CNBCHedge fund titan Ray Dalio said he wouldn't rule out China using its Treasury holdings to gain an upper hand against the U.S. in the trade war — a ...
Exclusive: China-owned oil tanker changes name in apparent effort...
Exclusive: China-owned oil tanker changes name in apparent effort...  ReutersWhile in the Indian Ocean heading toward the Strait of Malacca, the very large crude carrier (VLCC) Pacific Bravo went dark on June 5, shutting off the ...
Huawei gets caught up in China territory controversy
Huawei gets caught up in China territory controversy  BBC NewsChina's Huawei, the tech giant under scrutiny for its alleged links to the Chinese government, has become caught up in a controversy surrounding the ...
How the Chinese yuan is likely to perform in three trade war scenarios
How the Chinese yuan is likely to perform in three trade war scenarios  CNBCThe trade war between the U.S. and China is turning into a brewing currency war, say analysts. Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research predicts what ...
Asian markets move higher as China announces plans to help economy
Asian markets move higher as China announces plans to help economy  CNNAsian markets were mostly higher on Friday after China announced plans that could help boost consumer spending.
JP Morgan says new US tariffs will test China's ability to prop up its economy
JP Morgan says new US tariffs will test China's ability to prop up its economy  CNBCBeijing has used both monetary and fiscal policies to limit the economic damage brought on by elevated U.S. tariffs.
Trump administration plans $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan, angering China
Trump administration plans $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan, angering China  The Washington PostThe Trump administration is moving ahead with for an $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan despite strong objections from China, a ...
Beijing says US blacklisting China's largest nuclear power firm is 'just an excuse'
Beijing says US blacklisting China's largest nuclear power firm is 'just an excuse'  CNBCBeijing hit back at the U.S. for adding China's largest state-owned nuclear company to a blacklist, which essentially bars all American firms from ...
Asian markets mixed after conflicting trade messages from China
Asian markets mixed after conflicting trade messages from China  MarketWatchAsian markets were mixed in early trading Friday, after China threatened to retaliate if the Trump administration goes ahead with its latest tariff threats,...
Trump would love to make a trade deal with China 'on our terms'
Trump would love to make a trade deal with China 'on our terms'  New York Post China Preps Tariff Response as Trump Sees a Xi Call 'Very Soon'  BloombergSatellite Photo Shows China's Military Buildup in Response to Hong Kong ...
Trump trade war splits tech giants along U.S.-China lines
Trump trade war splits tech giants along U.S.-China lines  Los Angeles TimesDespite President Trump's proclamations, the U.S. won't get many of the jobs moving out of China. Taiwan and Southeast Asia are first in line to absorb any ...
Stocks whipsaw amid recession fears and China's retaliation threat
Stocks whipsaw amid recession fears and China's retaliation threat  CBS NewsFinancial markets stabilize after Wednesday's 800 point plunge amid recession signals and China's threats on trade war.
The United States is Losing Latin America to China
The United States is Losing Latin America to China  The National Interest OnlineIn Latin America, hard power is of limited utility; soft power through economic and diplomatic influence will carry the day in the region.
Japan surpasses China as largest foreign holder of US Treasurys
Japan surpasses China as largest foreign holder of US Treasurys  CNBCJapan surpassed China as the largest foreign holder of Treasury securities in June.
Trump pressured Mnuchin to label China ‘currency manipulator,’ a move he had previously resisted
Trump pressured Mnuchin to label China ‘currency manipulator,’ a move he had previously resisted  The Washington PostPresident Trump personally pressed Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to label China as a “currency manipulator” two ...
Trump Says ‘Hong Kong Is Not Helping’ in Trade War With China
Trump Says ‘Hong Kong Is Not Helping’ in Trade War With China  The New York TimesSatellite Photo Shows China's Military Buildup in Response to Hong Kong Protests  Space.comChina Preps Tariff Response as Trump Sees a Xi Call ...
China Loses Status as U.S.’s Top Foreign Creditor to Japan
China Loses Status as U.S.’s Top Foreign Creditor to Japan  BloombergJapan surpassed China in June as the top holder of U.S. Treasuries as the trade war between the world's two largest economies intensified.
Woke capitalism cowers to China
Woke capitalism cowers to China  Washington ExaminerHong Kong protests will be 'settled or crushed' ahead of China national celebrations, analyst says  CNBCAll eyes on Hong Kong protesters as China ramps up rhetoric  Al ...
China bought U.S. pork last week as Beijing declared halt in U.S. farm purchases
China bought U.S. pork last week as Beijing declared halt in U.S. farm purchases  ReutersChina made its biggest purchases of U.S. pork in seven weeks last week as Beijing said Chinese companies suspended purchases of American agricultural ...
Trump's trade war with China will be worth the fight
Trump's trade war with China will be worth the fight  CNNWith President Trump's long-term approach to trade policy, the United States is in a good position to make up for the misguided policies of the past, which ...
China promises ‘countermeasures’ in trade war, unmoved by U.S. tariff delay
China promises ‘countermeasures’ in trade war, unmoved by U.S. tariff delay  The Washington PostChina announced Thursday that it would be forced to take “necessary countermeasures” if President Trump moves forward with tariffs set ...
China vows to retaliate against new US tariffs
China vows to retaliate against new US tariffs  Fox BusinessChina Readies Response to Tariffs, Resists Hong Kong Advice  BloombergChina softens stance on trade after saying it has to take counter-measures to US ...
China Signals No Trade Thaw, and Markets Resume Their Fall
China Signals No Trade Thaw, and Markets Resume Their Fall  The New York TimesBEIJING — China on Thursday redoubled its vow to retaliate against President Trump's threat of more tariffs even after he said he would postpone some of them, ...
Markets tank as China promises 'counter measures' in trade war
Markets tank as China promises 'counter measures' in trade war  Yahoo FinanceChina's Ministry of Finance said *fresh* 10% tariffs on $300bn of Chinese goods violated a consensus reached with the US and threatened trade talks.
China will do whatever it wants in Hong Kong
China will do whatever it wants in Hong Kong  The WeekChina Border Agents Search Through Hong Kong Travelers’ Phones  BloombergChina nationalists hijack pro-Hong Kong protest T-shirt listings on Amazon  Yahoo ...
China softens stance on trade after saying it has to take counter-measures to US tariffs
China softens stance on trade after saying it has to take counter-measures to US tariffs  CNBCChina hopes to “meet the U.S. halfway” on trade issues, the foreign ministry spokesperson said on Thursday. The statement came after China ...
China Signals U.S. Tariff Delay Not Enough to Stop Retaliation
China Signals U.S. Tariff Delay Not Enough to Stop Retaliation  BloombergChina says it has to take counter-measures to latest US tariffs  CNBCChina vows to retaliate against new US tariffs  Fox BusinessChina threatens ...
Swine Fever Is Killing Vast Numbers Of Pigs In China
Swine Fever Is Killing Vast Numbers Of Pigs In China  NPRThe number of pigs in China is falling rapidly due to an epidemic of African Swine Fever. It's affecting farmers and consumers across the world, because China ...
The U.S. left a hole in leadership on climate. China is filling it.
The U.S. left a hole in leadership on climate. China is filling it.  POLITICOPOLITICO's Global Translations podcast examines the fallout from Washington's withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement.
Saudi Arabia is dramatically changing its oil exports to China and the US
Saudi Arabia is dramatically changing its oil exports to China and the US  CNBCThe numbers signal a mix of short-term tactics and long-term strategy for the Saudis, industry experts say.
Trump moots Hong Kong meeting with China's Xi
Trump moots Hong Kong meeting with China's Xi  BBC NewsTrump suggests 'personal meeting' with China's Xi over Hong Kong crisis  CNBCTrump Ties Trade Deal to China Action in Hong Kong, Suggests Meeting With Xi  The Wall ...
Trump Ties Trade Deal to China Action in Hong Kong, Suggests Meeting With Xi
Trump Ties Trade Deal to China Action in Hong Kong, Suggests Meeting With Xi  The Wall Street JournalTrump moots Hong Kong meeting with China's Xi  BBC NewsTop Trump adviser warns China over Hong Kong crackdown | ...
China curbs gold imports as trade war heats up
China curbs gold imports as trade war heats up  Aljazeera.comAs the yen devalues, China may be restricting gold imports to help limit the amount of money leaving the country.
Trump suggests 'personal meeting' with China's Xi over Hong Kong crisis
Trump suggests 'personal meeting' with China's Xi over Hong Kong crisis  CNBCHong Kong protests: US lawmakers warn China may be preparing Tiananmen Square-style crackdown  Fox NewsState Dept. 'deeply concerned' by China threats as ...
Will China Freeze America Out of the Arctic?
Will China Freeze America Out of the Arctic?  The National Interest OnlineThere are implications that China and other states will continue to participate in the Arctic economy. America is falling behind.
China Traders Love Sinking Hong Kong Stocks as Protests Rage
China Traders Love Sinking Hong Kong Stocks as Protests Rage  BloombergHong Kong's tumbling equity market may find that its biggest fans are right across the border. The city's increasingly violent protests and slowing economy aren't ...
China doesn't need US soybeans, thanks to Richard Nixon
China doesn't need US soybeans, thanks to Richard Nixon  CNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump is upset with China for buying Brazilian soybeans instead of American ones amid the ongoing trade war, but the ...
As China Cracks Down on Uighurs, a Uighur American Joins the White House
As China Cracks Down on Uighurs, a Uighur American Joins the White House  Foreign PolicyThe Trump administration has appointed a Uighur American academic as director for China at the National Security Council in a symbolic move that could ...
The Trump administration is starting to publicly recognize the costs of the US-China trade war on Americans
The Trump administration is starting to publicly recognize the costs of the US-China trade war on Americans  Business InsiderThe Trump administration has insisted that China is bearing the brunt of the tariffs, but officials are starting to ...
Exclusive: China curbs gold imports as trade war heats up
Exclusive: China curbs gold imports as trade war heats up  ReutersChina has severely restricted imports of gold since May, bullion industry sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in a move that could be aimed ...
WeWork has a complex and costly business in China, which it cites 173 times in IPO filing
WeWork has a complex and costly business in China, which it cites 173 times in IPO filing  CNBCWeWork owns 59% of ChinaCo, its joint venture in China, where it has an expanding footprint.
Wilbur Ross: No date for next round of U.S.-China talks
Wilbur Ross: No date for next round of U.S.-China talks  POLITICOCommerce Secretary Wilbur Ross suggested Wednesday that United States and China haven't determined when to hold their next round of face-to-face trade ...
What Hong Kong Unrest Tells Us About China's Plans for the Rest of the World
What Hong Kong Unrest Tells Us About China's Plans for the Rest of the World  Daily SignalChristian Whiton: China’s Xi looks increasingly dazed and confused – Could Hong Kong win this showdown?  Fox NewsState Dept. 'deeply ...
China describes Hong Kong protests as 'near terrorism'
China describes Hong Kong protests as 'near terrorism'  BBC NewsChina State Media Present Their Own Version Of Hong Kong Protests  NPRChina is threatening to use force in Hong Kong — and hoping threats will ...
Germany and China Hit Hard by Trade War, New Data Indicates
Germany and China Hit Hard by Trade War, New Data Indicates  The New York TimesThe German economy shrank in the second quarter and may be headed toward recession. Growth of Chinese factories was the slowest in 17 years.
Recession Warnings Grow As Stocks Slide Following Weak Economic Data From China, Germany
Recession Warnings Grow As Stocks Slide Following Weak Economic Data From China, Germany  HuffPostInvestors are worried that the trade war between the U.S. and China may drag on through 2020 and cause more economic damage.
China State Media Present Their Own Version Of Hong Kong Protests
China State Media Present Their Own Version Of Hong Kong Protests  NPRChina is threatening to use force in Hong Kong — and hoping threats will suffice  The Washington PostChina Likens Protesters to 'Terrorists' as Airport Curbs ...
Trump winning trade war with China even as White House blinks | TheHill
Trump winning trade war with China even as White House blinks | TheHill  The HillRenewed telephone conversations between high-level American and Chinese trade negotiators have led the White House to postpone tariffs on some Chinese ...