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Philippines summons Chinese envoy to protest naval intrusion

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government on Monday summoned the Chinese ambassador to protest what it said was the “illegal incursion” of a Chinese navy ship into the country’s waters and ...

Russian strike on base brings Ukraine war close to NATO's border

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) - A barrage of Russian missiles hit a large Ukrainian base near the border with NATO member Poland on Sunday, killing 35 people and wounding 134, a local official said, in an e...

Russia asks for Chinese aid in Ukraine — reports

Russia has asked China for military and economic aid in its war in Ukraine, US media reported on Sunday. Hours earlier, the White House said that China would face severe consequences if it helps Mosc...

Ukraine: Sexist comments on Chinese social media trigger backlash

Since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, a group of Chinese men on social media expressed their willingness to host homeless Ukrainians who may be fleeing the war, but said priority would be given...

China asked Russia to delay Ukraine invasion until after Olympics -NYT

March 2 (Reuters) - Senior Chinese officials told senior Russian officials in early February not to invade Ukraine before the end of the Winter Olympics in Beijing, the New York Times reported, quotin...

China asked Russia to wait for Olympics to end before invading Ukraine

Senior Chinese officials requested at the start of February that their Russian counterparts delay plans to invade Ukraine until after the Winter Olympics in Beijing had concluded. The New York Times ...

Ukraine: Zelenskyy rejects rumors he has fled country — as it happened

Russian 'spies and saboteurs' entered the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko The EU, UK and US imposed massive sanctions on Russia, with Brussels targeting Putin a...

Taiwan scoffs at China's belated ‘Taiwanese-inclusive’ evacuation plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said there is “absolutely no need for China’s overstepping” in response to the Chinese embassy in Ukraine&r...

18 Taiwanese being evacuated by bus to western Ukraine hit gridlock

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Friday (Feb. 25) announced that 18 of the 33 Taiwanese citizens stranded in Ukraine are being transported by bus to western Ukrai...

Chinese students left stranded in Ukraine due to government inaction

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As governments around the world work to evacuate citizens in Ukraine, thousands of Chinese students have reportedly been left stranded and scared. CNA reported that as ...

Australia wants 'full investigation' into China laser incident - Morrison

SYDNEY, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said a Chinese naval vessel that pointed a laser at an Australian defence plane was potentially visible from Australia's mainlan...

Behind China-South Korea skating row, a deeper cultural rift

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Chinese and South Korean short-track speedskating fans are duking it out online over allegations of foul play, tapping into the historical rivalry between their countri...

News Corp. hacked, reporters targeted; believed China-linked

WASHINGTON (AP) — News Corp., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, said Friday that it had been hacked and had data stolen from journalists and other employees, and a cybersecurity firm investigating...

Tibetans in India demonstrate against Beijing Olympics

NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of Tibetan exiles marched near the Chinese Embassy in the Indian capital of New Delhi on Friday and held a protest rally while denouncing the Beijing Winter Olympics and dema...

US Congressman Chris Smith joins China's 'Genocide Games' protest in Washington

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A protest was staged outside the Chinese embassy in Washington D.C. on Thursday (Jan. 27) to bring attention to human rights abuses in China ahead of the Beijing Winter Ol...