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Mainland to resolutely curb DPP’s bids to collude with US

This undated photo shows Zhu Fenglian, a spokesperson for the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – The Chinese mainland is resolute to curb any attempts by Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) authority to collude with the United States and seek "Taiwan independence", said a mainland spokesperson Wednesday. ALSO READ: Mainland warns DPP […]

US urged to stop suppressing countries based on democracy

This undated photo shows Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying, (PHOTO / WWW.FMPRC.GOV.CN) BEIJING – China urges the United States to stop using democracy as a tool to suppress other countries, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday. Spokesperson Hua Chunying said at a press briefing when asked to comment on the remarks made by Russian […]

China opposes Taiwan region joining official agreement

This undated file photo shows the Taipei 101 skyscraper in Taipei. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – China firmly opposes official interactions between any country and the Taiwan region, and firmly rejects Taiwan's accession to any agreement or organization of official nature, a foreign ministry spokesperson said Thursday. Spokesperson Zhao Lijian made the remarks when asked […]

DPP warned against seeking ‘Taiwan independence’

This undated photo shows Zhu Fenglian, a spokesperson for the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) authority's attempt to rely on external forces to seek "Taiwan independence" is doomed to fail, a Chinese mainland spokesperson said Friday. Zhu Fenglian, a spokesperson for the Taiwan Affairs Office […]

China to EU: Stop sending wrong messages on Chinese sovereignty

In this June 25, 2018 photo, an attendant walks past EU and China flags ahead of the EU-China High-level Economic Dialogue at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. (PHOTO / AGENCIES VIA CHINADAILY.COM.CN) BRUSSELS – China on Wednesday called on the European Union (EU) to stop sending wrong messages on issues concerning China's sovereignty, after Slovenian […]

Chinese embassy: Cause of US fentanyl abuse problem ‘in itself’

Students visit a theme exhibition on drug control during an activity on the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Sanhe, north China's Hebei province, June 26, 2019. (PHOTO / XINHUA) WASHINGTON – The root cause of the US fentanyl abuse is "in itself," and Washington is "purely wrong" to "groundlessly criticize China […]

Mainland warns DPP against seeking ‘Taiwan independence’

In this undated file photo, Ma Xiaoguang, spokesperson for the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, takes a question during a press conference in Beijing, China. (CHEN YEHUA / XINHUA) BEIJING – Any attempt by Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) authority to seek "Taiwan independence" by colluding with external forces is futile and doomed […]

China slams US approval of arms sale to Taiwan

China slams US approval of arms sale to Taiwan

A spokesperson for China's foreign ministry slammed the United States over the State Department's approval of arms sale to Taiwan, saying that China will resolutely take legitimate and necessary counter-measures in light of the development of the situation. A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said the action jeopardized China-US relations and peace and stability across the […]

China slams so-called report of US congressmen on virus origin

This undated handout image obtained July 15, 2020, courtesy of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases(NIH/NIAID), shows a transmission electron micrograph of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles, isolated from a patient, captured and color-enhanced at the NIAID Integrated Research Facility (IRF) in Fort Detrick, Maryland. (HANDOUT / NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ALLERGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES / AFP) […]