Xi Jinping: China Wants to Work with U.S. ‘States, Local Councils’

China is willing to work with "American states, local councils, and businesses," Chinese leader Xi Jinping said in a speech on the communist nation's economy on Monday.

Attacker Punches U.S. Consulate Employee in Hong Kong

Hong Kong police arrested a man on Tuesday after he allegedly attacked a U.S. consulate general employee, "leaving him bleeding in the street" outside the consulate.

Indian Court: Dissident Must Apologize for Tweets or Go to Jail

A prominent government critic in India must either apologize for two tweets critical of India's supreme court or face jail time, a local court has ruled.

South China Sea: China Debuts Helicopter with ‘Amphibious’ Role

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) recently debuted its latest transport helicopter, the Z-8L, capable of transporting an all-terrain assault vehicle.

Report: China Handcuffing Xinjiang’s Uyghurs to Buildings During Virus Lockdown

Communist Party authorities have ordered residents in Urumqi, the capital of China's northwestern Xinjiang region, to stay inside of their homes for weeks as part of a severe lockdown allegedly to contain a local coronavirus outbreak. Police have repor...

Philippines: Islamic State Women Jihadis Kill 14 in Twin Suicide Bombings

Two women Islamic State terrorists blew themselves up in twin suicide attacks on Monday in the southern Philippine town of Jolo in Sulu province. Authorities counted at least 14 people, including soldiers, killed in the attacks and 75 others injured.

Philippines: Beijing’s ‘Historical Rights Don’t Exist’ in South China Sea

Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Sunday that Bejing's "nine-dash line" – used to illegally claim nearly all of the South China Sea – is a figment of the Chinese Communist Party's imagination.

China Boasts It Has Been Giving Workers Alleged Coronavirus Vaccine Since July

China has administered coronavirus vaccine candidates to some medical workers and border inspection officials since July, a senior Chinese health official said on Saturday, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported.