• China Nov 8, 2021

    Satellite Images Show China Built Mock-Ups of US Warships

    Satellite images show China has built mock-ups of U.S. warships in its northwestern desert, possibly to practice for a future naval clash

  • China Nov 18, 2019

    Hong Kong Police Storm University Held by Protesters

    Police breached a Hong Kong university campus held by protesters early Monday after an all-night siege that included firing repeated barrages of tear gas and water cannons. Anti-government protesters have barricaded themselves inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University for days. Police surrounded the area Sunday night and began moving in after issuing an ultimatum for people to leave the area. The...

  • Hong Kong Oct 8, 2019

    Lam Says Chinese Military Could Step in If Uprising Gets Bad

    Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam warned Tuesday that the Chinese military could step in if an uprising for democratic reforms that has rocked the city for months “becomes so bad” but reiterated the government still hopes to resolve the crisis itself. Lam urged foreign critics to accept that the four months of protests marked by escalating violence were no longer...

  • China Oct 7, 2019

    2 Protesters Charged in 1st Use of Hong Kong's New Mask Ban

    Two protesters were charged Monday with violating Hong Kong’s new ban on wearing masks at rallies, a move likely to add to a backlash that has thrown the semi-autonomous Chinese territory into deeper crisis. An 18-year-old student and a 38-year-old woman were the first to be prosecuted under the ban, which came into force Saturday under sweeping emergency powers aimed...

  • China Sep 3, 2019

    Hong Kong's Carrie Lam Says She Hasn't Resigned Because It's Easy Way Out

    Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said Tuesday she has never tendered her resignation to China over the anti-government protests that have roiled the city for three months. Lam was asked repeatedly at a news briefing about a Reuters report on Monday citing leaked audio of her telling business leaders recently that she would quit if she had a choice. “I...

  • United States Jul 1, 2019

    Chinese Military Conducts Anti-Ship Missile Tests in Hotly Contested South China Sea

    China has been conducting a series of anti-ship ballistic missile tests in the hotly contested waters of the South China Sea, according to two U.S. officials with knowledge of the matter. The Chinese carried out the first test over the weekend, firing off at least one missile into the sea, one official said. The window for testing remains open until...

  • Donald Trump Jun 1, 2019

    US Defense Chief Criticizes China's Tech, Military Ambitions

    U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Saturday denounced China’s efforts to steal technology from other nations and militarize man-made outposts in the South China Sea as a “toolkit of coercion,” saying activities by Beijing the U.S. perceives as hostile must end. In his first major speech on the international stage, Shanahan mixed sharp criticism of China and warnings of...

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