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China in talks with Pakistan to build overseas military base

BEIJING -UNS: US President Donald Trump‘s tirade against Pakistan has appeared to further boost economic and defence ties between Beijing and Islamabad, as China is in talks with Pakistan to build its second overseas military base close to Iran’s Chabahar port, a report by Chinese …

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India should control its border troops:Chinese military

BEIJING -UNS : The Chinese military on Thursday said India should “strictly control” its troops and implement border agreements to maintain peace and stability along the border, Indian media reported. The spokesman for Chinese military spokesman Col Ren Guoqiang held up the resolution of the …

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China co-operation with Pakistan, Afghanistan no threat to any third party: China

BEIJING -UNS – China clarified on Wednesday that its plan to include Afghanistan into the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and a recently held trilateral meeting featuring the three countries does not target a ‘third party’ and that the project will be beneficial for ‘the whole …

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Taiwan warns Chinese military drills pose ‘enormous threat’

TAIPEI (AFP) – Frequent and increased Chinese military drills pose an “enormous threat” to Taiwan’s security, Taipei warned on Tuesday in an annual defence review that starkly highlighted rising cross-strait tensions. China views Taiwan as part of its territory to be reunified at some point …

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World’s largest amphibious aircraft makes maiden flight in China

BEIJING -UNS : China’s domestically developed AG600, the world’s largest amphibious aircraft, performed its maiden flight on Sunday from an airport on the shores of the South China Sea, the latest step in a military modernization program, reported Reuters. China has stepped up research on …

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China calls for independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital

China has officially stated that it supports the establishment of an independent state of Palestine based on pre-1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital. “China understands the concerns of Islamic countries on the status of Jerusalem, supports the resolution of the status of Jerusalem …

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China not halted payments for CPEC projects: FO

ISLAMABAD -UNS- The Foreign Office (FO) on Thursday rubbished reports that Beijing had halted payments on any of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects in the country. FO Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, during a weekly briefing, said there was no news from Beijing that the …

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China will not close door to global internet:Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Sunday the country will not close its door to global internet, but cyber sovereignty is key in its vision of internet development. Xi’s comments were read by Huang Kunming, head of the Chinese Communist Party’s publicity department at the …

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China to get extreme toilet makeover to boost tourism

BEIJING-UNS: Thinking about visiting China but worried about how bad the toilets are? You may be relieved, in more than one way, to hear that the country’s leader is on your side, reported CNN. President Xi Jinping, now a bathroom aficionado after frequent visits to …

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Chinese PM leaves for Hungary visit, SCO meeting in Russia

BEIJING – Xinhua — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang left Beijing on Sunday morning for an official visit to Hungary and the sixth meeting of heads of government of China-Central and Eastern European Countries in Budapest. Li will also attend the 16th meeting of the Council …

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