China proposed a halt to U.S. military exercises with South Korea during high-level talks at the State Department on Wednesday, according to a Trump administration official.
China’s dual sense of identity—as a global player and a regional power—is the key to understanding the twists and turns of the nation’s policies, panelists at the Heritage Foundation said Wednesday. Gathering for a day-long conference, 10 American and Chinese analysts discussed “China’s Emerging Role in the World and U.S.–China Relations.”
The large-scale buildup of China’s naval forces is the most visible part of a major rearmament campaign that has been under way for more than a decade. But Chinese development of modern and increasingly quiet submarines poses one of the more serious strategic challenges for the United States and other nations concerned about Beijing’s growing hegemony in Asia.
Rep. Ted Yoho (R., Fl.) called for Congress to adopt legislature supporting Taiwan in face of Chinese threats at a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Thursday.
Congress is preparing to ask the State Department inspector general to conduct an investigation into the Voice of America and whether it was pressured by China to halt a live broadcast of an exiled Chinese businessman.
China achieved a breakthrough development for high-speed missiles equipped with a new high-technology ramjet engine, according to state media.
Taiwan severed diplomatic ties with Panama on Tuesday to “uphold the sovereignty and dignity of the nation” one day after Panama cut ties with its longtime ally in favor of establishing relations with China.
The Trump administration plans to cut $4.5 million from Radio Free Asia, which would sharply reduce the number of pro-democracy Chinese broadcasts into China.
A Chinese company warned Monday that some of its remote-controlled video cameras contain flaws that a security firm said could be used in cyber attacks and cyber espionage.
Nuclear defense experts called for a bipartisan effort to revitalize the U.S. ballistic missile programs at this year’s nuclear posture review in a report discussed at the Center for Strategic and International Studies on Tuesday.