BEIJING, China, 26 February 2021
The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping’s role, part of efforts to cement his image as a history-making leader.
HONG KONG/BEIJING, 26 February 2021
China is expected to reveal a robust increase in defence spending at the 5 March annual opening of parliament, as its economy rebounds from the COVID-19 pandemic and military tensions rise, Chinese and Western security experts said.
WASHINGTON, DC, 25 February 2021
President Joe Biden’s nominee to be director of the CIA, William Burns, told a Senate committee on Wednesday that he saw competition with China - and countering its “adversarial, predatory” leadership - as the key to US national security.
GENEVA, Switzerland, 24 February 2021
China hit back on Wednesday at growing criticism by Western powers of its treatment of ethnic minorities in the regions of Xinjiang and Tibet and of citizens in the former British colony of Hong Kong.
The best should lead — that’s Penpa Tsering
By Choedak Gyatso
I believe Penpa Tsering is the right candidate to win. The following qualities listed will enable him to confidently and efficiently lead the people in the right direction.