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Lifting mask ban unhelpful for stopping violence and chaos in HK: solicitor

Masked rioters hurl petro bombs in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Photo: Xinhua  Hong Kong’s Court of Appeal lifted a mask ban on Tuesday by refusing the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government’s request to suspend an earlier ruling by the High Court of HKSAR that found it “unconstitutional,” in a move which solicitors said …

CPC leadership discusses 2020 economic work, anti-corruption

File photo   The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee held a meeting Friday to analyze and study the economic work for 2020 and make plans for improving conduct and building integrity as well as fighting corruption. Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, presided over the meeting. …

Documentary reveals facts Brutal scenes of attacks show sacrifice of police, justify Xinjiang policies

Photo: Screengrab of CGTN  China’s first documentary on its overall counter-terrorism efforts in Xinjiang aired Thursday night prompted wide discussions among the audience with never-before-seen scenes of terrorism, which highlighted the hefty price China has paid and the country’s resolve to eradicate terrorism. Video and audio clips in the English-language documentary were shown for the …

Political advisors discuss developing eco-compensation mechanisms

Wang Yang, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) National Committee, presides over a bi-weekly seminar to discuss addressing problems in developing compensation mechanisms for ecological conservation, in Beijing, capital of China, Dec. …

China Islamic Association slams US House approval of Xinjiang-related bill

People show wool in Fuhai County of Atlay, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, on June 7, 2019. (Xinhua/Ding Lei) The China Islamic Association on Thursday expressed strong indignation over and firm opposition to the passage of a Xinjiang-related bill by the U.S. House of Representatives. The so-called “Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019,” …

China’s govt agencies condemn US over Xinjiang bill

Photo: Cui Meng/GT Chinese government institutions have voiced strong opposition on Wednesday against the US move of pushing forward the “Uyghur human rights policy act,” condemning the US of interfering in China’s domestic issues. The Foreign Ministry strongly condemned the US Uyghur human rights act that smears China’s counter-terrorism and anti-secession work in Xinjiang. “China …