Tag Archives: Diplomacy

  • China, US diplomats clash over human rights, pandemic origin

    Top US and Chinese diplomats appear to have had another sharply worded exchange, with Beijing saying it told the US to cease interfering in its internal affairs and accusing Washington of politicizing the search for the origin of coronaviru ...

  • China denounces US bill aimed at boosting competitiveness

    Beijing has denounced a US bill aimed at boosting US technology to improve American competitiveness, calling it a thinly veiled attack on China’s political system and an attempt to hinder its development. ...

  • US Speaker Nancy Pelosi congratulates Penpa Tsering, says US stands with Tibet

    Nancy Pelosi, the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, has congratulated Penpa Tsering on election as the new Sikyong of the Central Tibetan Administration, saying the US stands with the people of Tibet. ...

  • French Senator André Gattolin congratulates new Sikyong Penpa Tsering

    French Senator André Gattolin has congratulated Penpa Tsering for winning the election to be the new Sikyong, or the political leader of the Tibetans in exile. ...

  • US congratulates Penpa Tsering for being elected as new Sikyong

    The United States has congratulated Penpa Tsering on his election as the next Sikyong. "We look forward to working with him and the CTA to support the global Tibetan diaspora," US State Department spokesperson Ned Price said in a tweet. ...

  • US warns China will use Olympics to gloss over abuses

    The United States warned Wednesday that Beijing would use the Winter Olympics to gloss over abuses as it slapped sanctions on another Chinese official over treatment of the Falun Gong. ...

  • New Zealand leader Ardern takes tougher stance on China

    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern took a tougher stance on China's human rights record Monday by saying it was getting harder to reconcile differences as China's role in the world grows. ...

  • Stressing diplomacy, Biden says not seeking conflict with China, Russia

    US President Joe Biden said Wednesday he was not seeking conflict with China or Russia as he put a renewed focus on diplomacy in his first address to Congress. ...

  • US lawmakers look to advance sweeping bid to counter China

    US lawmakers expect to boost the country's ability to push back against China if a Senate panel approves sweeping legislation on Wednesday as expected, even as they voiced a need to do far more to counter Beijing. ...

  • Beijing warns US, Japan against collusion vs China

    China said Friday it has expressed “serious concerns” to the United States and Japan over what it calls negative moves and collusion between the two countries against China. ...