China calls for restraint after DPRK's missile launches

2016-06-23 20:22:24

China called for restraint and an early resumption of the Six-Party Talks after the Democratic People's Republic of Korea launched two missiles on Wednesday.

Why China says no to arbitration over South China Sea

2016-06-23 18:25:20

China's reiteration of nonacceptance of the Philippines-filed arbitration over South China Sea has concrete basis on international law, a Chinese official says.

Pakistan closer to joining summit amid China support

2016-06-23 14:32:11

Pakistan will sign a memorandum over its obligations to become a member state in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, says President Xi Jinping.

UNSC voices strong opposition to DPRK's latest missile launch

2016-06-23 09:31:38

The UN Security Council on Wednesday expressed "strong concerns and opposition" to Pyongyang's launch of two suspected missiles, saying that the Wednesday launch is "in violation of" all relevant council resolutions.

Academic: Tribunal has no jurisdiction right

2016-06-23 02:40:13

An arbitration tribunal would be wrong to decide in the Philippines' favor over claims it has brought unilaterally against China regarding South China Sea issues, according to a professor at Oxford University.

China responds to DPRK's suspected missile launches

2016-06-22 20:16:16

China urged parties to avoid actions that will escalate tension on the Korean Peninsula following the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s two suspected missile launches on Wednesday.

Philippines says no war with China over South China Sea

2016-06-22 19:46:13

China is willing to push its bilateral ties with the Philippines back to healthy development with the new government, after the Philippine president-elect said on Tuesday that the country's territorial dispute with China in the South China Sea is no reason to go to war with China.

Xi tours 'living fossil of Silk Road' Bukhara in Uzbekistan

2016-06-22 09:00:52

Chinese President Xi Jinping toured the Uzbek city of Bukhara, which he called a "shining pearl on the ancient Silk Road" on Tuesday.

DPRK yet to confirm suspected missile launches

2016-06-22 12:12:08

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has not confirmed the suspected test-launch of two missiles on Wednesday morning.

ROK says it will hold security meeting on DPRK missile launches

2016-06-22 10:23:44

The Repubic of Korea (ROK)’s presidential office said on Wednesday it will hold a national security meeting to discuss the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea's latest missile launches, soon after Pyongyang launched two intermediate-range missiles.

DPRK fires 6th suspected Musudan missile, 2nd in a day

2016-06-22 08:35:57

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Wednesday fired the sixth suspected Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missile, the second in the day, after the fifth test-launched had failed, Yonhap news agency reported citing military authorities.

Expert accuses Washington of manipulation

2016-06-22 02:17:31

Manipulation of opinion by the United States and its allies lies behind the arbitration being sought unilaterally by the Philippines against China on South China Sea issues, according to a British legal expert.