China

Chinese Official Publishes Rebuke of Bush

  • Sun, 02/04/2007 - 11:00

A senior Chinese government official issued a rare public rebuke of President Bush on Thursday, accusing him of waging a “unilateral battle against terrorists that had worsened global tensions.

China airs rare public criticism of Bush Iraq policy

  • Fri, 02/02/2007 - 11:00

President Bush should scrap his unilateral approach and respect religious diversity in his "war on terror" to resolve troubles in Iraq, a senior Chinese official said in comments published on Thursday.

The rise of China to rival U.S. may take longer as it sorts out domestic issues

  • Sun, 01/28/2007 - 11:00

Last year, political and industrial leaders meeting here cited the rise of China as the No.1 long-term threat to the mighty American superpower, more so than the chaos in Iraq.

Flaherty vows to raise rights issues in China

  • Wed, 01/17/2007 - 11:00

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, in China to boost trade ties and mend fences amid a string of diplomatic spats with Beijing, said Wednesday he still plans to raise human rights concerns during his talks with Chinese officials.

Ethnic tensions simmer on Inner Mongolian plains

  • Wed, 01/17/2007 - 11:00

Inner Mongolia, which covers more than a tenth of China's land mass, is supposed to offer a high degree of self-rule. In practice, though, Mongolians say the Han run the show.

China rights record deteriorating before Olympics -group

  • Thu, 01/11/2007 - 11:00

Human rights conditions in China deteriorated last year, dashing hopes the leadership would bring reforms and that there would be an improvement ahead of the 2008 Olympics, a watchdog group said on Thursday.

Ethnic tensions still a problem in China: report

  • Thu, 01/04/2007 - 11:00

Interference from outside countries, economic disparities and racial problems are causing friction between China's different ethnic groups, according to a newspaper article published Thursday.

People's Republic of China: AIDS activists at risk

  • Fri, 12/01/2006 - 11:00

On World AIDS Day today, Amnesty International is highlighting the plight of HIV/AIDS activists in China who continue to face serious obstacles in their work, including arbitrary detention, harassment and intimidation, and other human rights violations.

Official: China laundering Colombia drug money

  • Tue, 11/21/2006 - 11:00

China has become a new money-laundering hub for Colombian drug gangs who buy Chinese products to import into Colombia for sale through legitimate channels, Vice President Francisco Santos Calderon said Monday.

Canada will not sell out values in exchange for dollars in China: Harper

  • Wed, 11/15/2006 - 11:00

Canada will not "sell-out" its position on human rights to cash in on trade and investment with China, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Wednesday, firmly putting his government\'s stamp on relations with the Communist powerhouse.

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