China

Influence Power: How China Covertly Operates in the U.S.

Dissident targeted in $3 billion repatriation scheme

Guo WenguiChinese influence operations in the United States are pervasive and include the use of covert operations to support the objectives of the Communist Party of China in silencing critics of the regime in Beijing.

Amid Crisis, China Rejected Hong Kong Plan to Appease Protesters – Sources

Concrete evidence shows the extent to which China is controlling the Hong Kong government’s response to the unrest

An anti-extradition bill protester carries a barricade for blocking the road during a protest in Hong KongEarlier this summer, Carrie Lam, the chief executive of Hong Kong, submitted a report to Beijing that assessed protesters’ five key demands and found that withdrawing a contentious extradition bill could help defuse the mounting political crisis in the territory.

Trump Adviser Bolton, in Ukraine, Warns of Chinese Influence

Discussed concerns with officials, including President Volodymyr Zelenskiy

FILE PHOTO: U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton arrives for a meeting with Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid at Downing Street in LondonKIEV (Reuters) - U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton warned on Wednesday of the threat of unfair Chinese trade practices during a trip to Kiev and said he had discussed his concerns with officials, including President Volodymyr Zelenskiy.

How to Help Hong Kong

Column: Start by defending Taiwan

In October 1950 the People's Liberation Army entered Tibet. The communists made short work of the Tibetan military. The following year, representatives of the Dalai Lama signed a treaty with the People's Republic of China (then all of two years old).

U.S. Clears Sale of F-16 Jets to Taiwan

Export valued at $8 billion and is first major warplane deal since 1990s

The Trump administration on Tuesday formally cleared the sale of 66 new F-16 jet fighters to Taiwan in a bid to bolster the island nation's air power.

Twitter Restricts State-Sponsored Media Ads

Policy updated in response to Chinese disinformation campaign

Twitter will no longer support advertisements created by state-sponsored media entities, the social media company announced in a blog post on Monday.