German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks as she holds a video news conference with European Council President Charles…
'Europe needs to be a player, not a playing field,' says EU
Henry Ridgwell
Tue, 09/15/2020 - 02:53 PM
Supporters of Hong Kong protesters stage a rally calling for a boycott of the Disney-produced film "Mulan" outside Walt Disney…
'Mulan' has become a political flashpoint since it was released on Disney+ in the US on September 4
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Tue, 09/15/2020 - 06:54 AM
Vice Adm. Charles A. Richard, new commander of US Strategic Command, speaks during a change of command ceremony at Offutt AFB…
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A report estimates the number of Chinese nuclear warheads at slightly over 200 and includes those that can be fitted to ballistic missiles capable of reaching the US
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Mon, 09/14/2020 - 04:25 PM
FILE - U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad speaks at an event in Beijing, China, June 30, 2017.
Branstad became embroiled in a recent controversy when China's official 'People's Daily' newspaper rejected an opinion column that he had written.  
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Mon, 09/14/2020 - 12:32 PM
FILE - Information on Huawei's 5G equipment is seen on a screen at the World 5G Exhibition in Beijing, China, Nov. 22, 2019.
Starting Sept. 15, China's telecom giant Huawei will be cut off from essential supplies of semiconductors and without those chips, Huawei cannot make smartphones or 5G equipment on which its business depends, business analysts say
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Mon, 09/14/2020 - 01:51 PM
Photo by: STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2020 9/13/20 TikTok chooses Oracle as U.S. 'Technology Partner'. ByteDance rejects Microsoft's Bid…
Chinese-owned short video app chose to sell itself to Oracle over Microsoft   
Michelle Quinn
Mon, 09/14/2020 - 10:16 AM
A Taiwan Air Force F-16 fighter jet lands on a closed section of highway during the annual Han Kuang military exercises in Chiayi, central Taiwan, Sept. 16, 2014. U.S. arms sales to Taiwan now reportedly total some $12 billion.
A $3.7 billion maintenance center for Taiwan’s own F-16 fleet is looking for opportunities to service aircraft from other places
Ralph Jennings
Mon, 09/14/2020 - 03:51 AM
FILE PHOTO: European Council President Charles Michel takes part in a virtual summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping in…
Trade, coronavirus, democracy, US elections shadow virtual US-China talks 
Lisa Bryant
Sun, 09/13/2020 - 05:50 PM
Overcoming India-China Differences Proves Challenging Despite Border Accord
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Analysts say mistrust has deepened as military standoff drags on
Anjana Pasricha
Sat, 09/12/2020 - 07:11 PM
An Indian army soldier gestures towards the photographer as his convoy moves on the Srinagar- Ladakh highway at Gagangeer,…
Analysts say mistrust has deepened as military standoff drags on
Anjana Pasricha
Sat, 09/12/2020 - 04:01 AM
FILE - A box for a COVID-19 vaccine is displayed at an exhibit by Chinese pharmaceutical firm Sinopharm at the China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing, China, Sept. 5, 2020.
With few options for obtaining doses, many of the countries China is targeting may mute their objections to Beijing’s policies on issues such as the contested South China Sea
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Sat, 09/12/2020 - 02:35 AM
Hollywood and The Tricky Business of Catering To China 
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The release of the film ‘Mulan’ is not turning out the way Disney originally expected 
Elizabeth Lee, of VOA's Los Angeles Bureau
Sat, 09/12/2020 - 02:19 AM
People show Chinese flags in front of the chancellery which is reflected in the facade of a German parliament building prior to…
Not another set of footprints in the Indo-Pacific, to be sure
Natalie Liu
Thu, 09/10/2020 - 08:26 PM
FILE -- In this May 2012 file photo, Chinese students wait outside the U.S. Embassy for their visa application interviews in Beijing, China.
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Trump administration says expelled students are security risks because they once studied at institutions with ties to Chinese military 
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Thu, 09/10/2020 - 08:48 AM
A logo of Apple is seen outside at the upcoming Apple Marina Bay Sands store in Singapore, September 8, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su
The tech giant’s policy prohibits harassment and abuse and specifies a 60-hour maximum workweek, as well as at least one day off per week, among other protections
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Thu, 09/10/2020 - 03:49 AM