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Petite, Crested Dinosaur Was Early Ancestor of T. Rex

  • Thu, 02/09/2006 - 11:00

Paleontologists working in western China have unearthed the remains of a new species of dinosaur that is an early member of the family of dinosaurs that culminated in Tyrannosaurus rex.

CECC's 2005 Annual Report

  • Wed, 10/12/2005 - 12:00

The Congressional-Executive Commission on China has released its 2005 Annual Report.

The Impact of Chinese Communist Party Policy on Uyghurs: past, present and future

  • Sun, 05/15/2005 - 12:00

Presented at the Conference organized by UCA on May 15, 2005 at University of Toronto by:  Prof. Charles Burton

Unfulfilled Promises

  • Sun, 05/16/2004 - 12:00

The Problem of the Minority Nationalities
The anti-popular clique of the Kuomintang denies that many nationalities exist in China, and labels all excepting the Han nationality as "tribes".

"Decline of the U.S. as a Superpower," Claim Authors of Chinese PLA's

  • Tue, 09/25/2001 - 04:00

Following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in the United
States, the authors of the seminal 1999 Chinese People's Liberation Army
text on 21st Century "asymetrical" warfare, titled "Unrestricted Warfare,"
were interviewed in the September 13, 2001 People's Republic of China-owned
Ta Kung Pao newspaper in Hong Kong.

China Asks for U.S. Support to Combat Taiwan and Dalai Lama

  • Mon, 09/24/2001 - 12:00

China has granted one million dollars to bolster the armed
forces of Tajikistan, which neighbors Afghanistan, Agence France Presse
reports. Tajik Defense Minister Sherali Hairullayev said the assistance was
delivered during a visit to Dushambe, the Tajik capitol, by a senior Chinese defense team. The money has been earmarked for military exercises, education and rearmament, the minister said.

China Eyes Silk Road All the Way to the US

  • Mon, 06/18/2001 - 12:00

At first sight, it looks like a new beginning
of the Great Game to control Central Asia, and from
there the whole Eurasian continent. At a closer look,
though, things appear quite different, as if China is
now trying to gain a second sea rim on the shores of
Europe, facing the American East Coast.

China Goes West: Laudable Development? Ethnic Provocation?

  • Wed, 12/06/2000 - 11:00

hina is embarking on an ambitious project to develop its vast western regions, for centuries the poorest and least densely inhabited areas of the country. The overt motivation is an economic one, specifically the relief of poverty.

Between the Abortion Knife and Nuclear Testing

  • Thu, 10/14/1999 - 12:00

Life is not easy for the Uighur people living in East Turkestan.
The Chinese government's birth control policy conflicts with their traditionally large families, and nuclear testing has taken its toll as well.

The Quest for an Eighth Turkic Nation

  • Tue, 10/12/1999 - 12:00

With the disintegration of the Soviet Union, six Turkic-speaking countries in central Asia gained their independence, With a population of around 30 million worldwide, seven Turkic countries (including Turkey) have joined the UN so far, These changes have further stimulated the Xinjiang Uighur people's awareness for independence.