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Emboldened China takes on more conflicts around the world

Asia Pacific | FOCUS Jul 5, 2020

Emboldened China takes on more conflicts around the world

From remote Himalayan valleys to small tropical islands and tense Western capitals, an increasingly assertive China is taking on conflicts around the world like never before as the United States retreats. China's imposition last week of a controversial security law in Hong Kong, defying a ...

'Hidden language': Hong Kongers get creative against security law

Asia Pacific Jul 4, 2020

'Hidden language': Hong Kongers get creative against security law

Hong Kongers are finding creative ways to voice dissent after Beijing blanketed the city in a new security law and police began arresting people displaying now forbidden political slogans. Faced with the sudden threat of prosecution for anything that might promote greater autonomy or independence ...

North Korea says it has no plans for nuclear talks with U.S.

Asia Pacific Jul 4, 2020

North Korea says it has no plans for nuclear talks with U.S.

North Korea on Saturday reiterated it has no immediate plans to resume nuclear negotiations with the United States unless Washington discards what it describes as "hostile” polices toward Pyongyang. The statement by North Korean First Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui came after U.S. President ...

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