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Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea
Chinese state media say the country's new military transport aircraft has completed trial runs over the South China Sea and is ready to be deployed, expanding China's abilities in "safeguarding maritime rights" in the strategically crucial waterway
Despite Trump tweet, Mattis, Tillerson are full steam ahead on China , North Korea
After a day of meetings with top Chinese officials , Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S. and China have made progress on a handful of issues and are pushing ahead on pressuring North Korea -- despite President Donald Trump ’s claim that “it has not
June 4, 1989: Tiananmen Square massacre
The student-led demonstrations were violently suppressed after the Chinese government declared martial law.
China Returns US Underwater Drone Seized Last Week
China has returned the U.S. Navy underwater research drone it seized last week in the South China Sea. The drone was turned over to a U.S. Navy destroyer by the same ship that snatched it last Thursday near the location where it was taken in waters 50 nautical miles west of the Philippines .
President Obama and President Putin Will Meet This Week
Whater you nd, whev youerd itee, eck Yelpirst. Know Ju the pla. About. For the first time in nearly a year, president Obama and Vladimir Putin are set to meet face to face tomorrow, and for each side, there are some critical issues at stake. On the agenda at the putin/obama meeting, Russia's
Chinese Navy Ships off Alaska Coast Highlights Need To Avoid 'Miscalculations,' General Says
With China sending five Navy ships into the Bering Sea north and west of Alaska for the first time ever, the nation’s top military officer says the move highlights the need for both the U.S. and China to work to avoid "miscalculations and interactions that could be unsafe at sea and in the air." In
Rescued Puppy Found Unscathed at Site of Tianjin Explosions in China Becomes Symbol of Hope
A puppy recently rescued by soldiers at the site of the Tianjin explosions in China was found unscathed and has become a symbol of hope for the devastated city, according to reports. The blasts last week at a warehouse for hazardous material claimed the lives of at least 114 people, Tianjin
Terror in Tiananmen Square
Chinese soldiers open fire on civilian, pro-democracy demonstrators in Beijing on June 4, 1989.
Jon Huntsman Calls Hacking Charges Against China Military Officers 'Symbolic'
Former U.S. ambassador to China Jon Huntsman described the hacking charges announced this week against five Chinese military officers by the Justice Department as “symbolic” and said the United States will need to get more serious about the actions it takes to counter China’s alleged...
'This Week' Cyber Spying Alert
ABC News' Pierre Thomas dives into latest criminal indictments against Chinese cyber hackers, and Jon Huntsman and Steve Ganyard discuss its impact.