After last week’s controversial visit to Xinjiang by the head of the UN’s Counterterrorism Office, Beijing has responded to international concerns that such a trip was “inappropriate” by again claiming that the surveillance state in place to monitor the Muslim Uighur population is justified by the security context.
The Coast Guard is increasingly orienting itself toward China, senior officials said, by deploying new cutters, repositioning older ones and dispatching service members to countries such as Vietnam and Sri Lanka to help train those nations' coast guards.
The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Dunford, issued a stunning rebuke last month to Google about its recent investments in China.
Federal authorities are investigating possible Chinese intelligence operations targeting President Donald Trump and his private Palm Beach club, Mar-a-Lago, sources familiar with the never-before-reported investigation told the Miami Herald on Wednesday.
Kevin Mallory, a veteran intelligence operative who started selling secrets to China, will learn Thursday afternoon whether he will ever leave prison.
Crunching the numbers, China will come close but not overtake the U.S. economy. China’s population is getting too old too fast.
The U.S. and China are embroiled in a retaliatory trade war. Recent reports suggest that both countries are finalizing a comprehensive trade deal.
Interpol says a Chinese official who was reported missing has resigned as head of the international police agency. The update came after Beijing announced Meng Hongwei was under investigation in China.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo got an earful from senior Chinese officials during a five-hour visit to Beijing on Monday, effectively becoming the whipping boy in the increasingly acrimonious relationship between the two governments.
Over the past few weeks, the U.S. and China have taken actions against one another that do not bode well for future diplomatic relations.