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 opioid crisis in the U.S. has the potential to become a national security threat beyond anything America has experienced from a foreign power.
Those who criticize U.S. policy on China argue that the United States went looking for another enemy after the fall of the Soviet Union.
Tiananmen: China went into customary lockdown Tuesday for the 30th anniversary of the bloody military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters.
With no domestic rare-earth processors, the United States currently relies on China for approximately 78 percent of its rare-earth elements processing.
Thirty years since the Tiananmen Square protests, China's economy has catapulted up the world rankings, yet political repression is harsher than ever.
The Chinese government has promised the Trump administration it will stop the massive amounts of illegal drugs such as fentanyl flowing from China into the United States. But Congress doesn't want to take Beijing's word for it, and for good reason.