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World Mar 22China chemical plant blast kills at least 47, injures hundreds
Thursday's blast in an industrial park in the city of Yancheng, north of Shanghai, was one of China's worst industrial accidents in recent years.
World Mar 10As Tibetans mark 60 years since Dalai Lama fled, China defends policies
China is defending its often-criticized rule in Tibet 60 years after the Dalai Lama fled into exile amid an abortive uprising against Chinese control, saying those who question its policies are merely showing their anti-Chinese bias.
World Jan 22China demands U.S. drop its request that Canada extradite Huawei exec
A foreign ministry spokeswoman said China demands that the U.S. withdraw the arrest warrant against Meng Wanzhou and "not make a formal extradition request to the Canadian side." Meng is wanted for allegedly lying to banks as part of an…
World Dec 09China summons US envoy to protest detention of Huawei exec
China summoned the U.S. ambassador to Beijing on Sunday to protest the detention of an executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei in Canada at Washington’s behest.
World Oct 26China-Japan drawing closer amid trade pressure from U.S.
Asia's two largest economies appear to have shelved differences in favor of business ties.
World Oct 05Interpol president reported missing during visit to China
Meng Hongwei, Interpol's president, boarded a plane and arrived in China but has not been heard from since.
World Jul 26Man explodes small bomb outside US Embassy in Beijing
Photos on social media showed a large amount of smoke and police vehicles surrounding the embassy shortly after the incident. Apart from a heightened security presence, the scene outside appeared to be normal by early afternoon.
World Jun 19China hopes the North Korea-U.S. summit outcome moves forward
Chinese President Xi Jinping told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday he hopes Pyongyang and Washington can fully implement the outcome of last week's nuclear summit at which Kim pledged to work toward denuclearization in exchange for U.S.
World May 31WATCH: Pompeo says he made ‘good progress’ on summit in meeting with North Korean official
NEW YORK — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reported "good progress" in meetings with a top North Korean official Thursday as they sought to salvage an on-again, off-again summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
World May 30Top North Korean official lands in U.S. for talks with Pompeo
The talks come as preparations for the highly anticipated summit in Singapore were barreling forward on both sides of the Pacific Ocean, despite lingering uncertainty about whether it will really occur, and when.