Nov 25, 2014

Chinese ships pay first visit to Senkaku Islands since Abe-Xi summit

Chinese ships returned to Japanese territorial waters around the Senkaku Islands on Tuesday, the Japan Coast Guard said, the first incursion since a Sino-Japanese summit aimed at reducing tensions. Three Chinese coast guard vessels sailed into the 12-nautical-mile zone around the Japanese-controlled Senkaku Islands, ...

'Big man' China is committed to peace, Xi says

Nov 17, 2014

'Big man' China is committed to peace, Xi says

Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed Monday to always use peaceful means in pursuit of Beijing’s goals, including in maritime disputes, just days after U.S. President Barack Obama warned of the dangers of outright conflict in Asia. Addressing the Australian parliament in an honor bestowed ...

Xi offers vision of China-driven 'Asia-Pacific dream'

Nov 9, 2014

Xi offers vision of China-driven 'Asia-Pacific dream'

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered the world a vision of a Chinese-driven “Asia-Pacific dream” on Sunday, echoing his oft-quoted but never clearly defined “Chinese dream.” “We have the responsibility to create and realize an Asia-Pacific dream for the people of the region,” the Chinese ...