- Wed, 12/16/2015 - 13:51
An incident at a Thai detention centre last month offers an example of China’s growing reach and influence. It’s also a reminder of how difficult it is going to be for us to manage a positive relationship with China without losing sight of core Canadian interests. Difficult, but not impossible.
- Tue, 12/15/2015 - 21:59
Uyghur writer Nurmuhemmet Yasin’s poignant beast fable led to his imprisonment by the Chinese government on charges of inciting separatism.
- Tue, 12/15/2015 - 21:45
In a recent article James Leibold, a scholar at La Trobe University in Australia, discussed the way ethnic minority struggles against police and structural violence has often been officially mislabeled “terrorism.”
- Fri, 12/11/2015 - 00:00
As the U.S. Ambassador to China, I count myself lucky to work with China every day.
- Thu, 12/10/2015 - 22:35
Crossing borders in and out of Xinjiang proved to be unexpectedly problematic. Is this a sign of challenges to come as I continue traveling along the New Silk Road?
- Tue, 12/08/2015 - 20:21
Zhou* didn't expect Kashgar to give him a cough. Before moving to the ancient city in China's Xinjiang province a month ago, the 29-year-old Han migrant had steeled himself for ethnic tensions, violence, and culture shock in the country's far west.
- Tue, 12/08/2015 - 20:02
Beijing is eroding key principles of international law by returning its citizens against their will to a country where they may face persecution
- Thu, 12/03/2015 - 18:46
There’s a reason why China ranks No. 176 out of 180 countries in the Reporters Without Borders 2015 World Press Freedom Index, only better than Eritrea, North Korea, Turkmenistan and Syria.
- Tue, 12/01/2015 - 21:57
China needs West’s buy-in on stabilizing effects of its Silk Road project
- Mon, 11/30/2015 - 14:29
I GOT together at a restaurant the other night with some Chinese and expatriate friends. While bossa nova played in the background, we sipped French merlot and snapped iPhone photos of one another making goofy faces.