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Hong Kong society needs to jointly resist US provocation

Photo: VCG US President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act. This amounts to typical US interference in China’s Hong Kong affairs. Being part of China, Hong Kong enjoys a high degree of autonomy under the country’s governance. Washington has no jurisdiction over Hong Kong, but the legislation tries …

Pompeo’s futile efforts to discredit CPC

Photo: IC US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo once again launched direct attacks against the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Tuesday, claiming that the Party has engaged in “systematic repression of Uighurs and members of other Muslim minority groups in Xinjiang.” This US State Secretary has been constantly peddling his clichés. Radical political elites …

Time for HK pan-democrats to build consensus

Photo: VCG The 2019 Hong Kong District Council Elections were held successfully on Sunday with the opposition capturing more than half of the 452 seats. The result was confirmed and respected. This has shown the central government’s sincerity in sticking to the “one country, two systems” principle. Pan-democrats gained more influence through the ballot, which …

China needs to counter Western public opinion war

People dance outside the Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi, Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, May 22, 2019. Photo: Xinhua The Washington-headquartered International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) on Sunday claimed they acquired secret documents about “detention camps” in China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. This is the second so-called leak of secret files about Xinjiang …

‘Chinese spy’ makes fool of Western media

Photo: Screenshot of SBSNews Australian media recently reported that a “Chinese spy” named Wang Liqiang had decided to “defect to Australia.” According to anti-China newspaper The Sydney Morning Herald, Wang worked in Hong Kong at China Innovation Investment Limited, a company that the media claimed was set up to “infiltrate into Hong Kong’s financial market” …

US a ‘spoiler’ in South China Sea peace

Xisha Islands in the South China Sea Photo: VCG Two US Navy vessels, littoral combat ship Gabrielle Giffords and the destroyer Wayne E. Meyer, trespassed into the adjacent sea area of the Nansha Islands and the territorial waters of the Xisha Islands in the South China Sea on Wednesday and Thursday. The Gabrielle Giffords sailed …

Esper’s trip to Asia yields little

Photo: IC US Defense Secretary Mark Esper has tried to drive a wedge between Asian countries and China during his recent visit to the region. During his meeting with defense ministers of ASEAN countries, he asked ASEAN countries to be wary of China’s manipulation of the South China Sea Code of Conduct (COC), which however …

Call it ‘Support HK Violence Act’

Photo: VCG The US Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed the “Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act,” a move that seriously tarnished sacred terms like “human rights” and “democracy.” The bill’s real title should be “Support Hong Kong Violence Act” as it has overtly taken sides with rioters who are destroying the rule of law …