Body of Chinese ambassador who died in Israel returns home

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel bade farewell on Wednesday to China's ambassador to the country who died earlier this week. Diplomats held a short ceremony at Ben-Gurion Airport in honor of ...

Photo of the Day: 'People's Republic of Coronavirus'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Canadian artist created this illustration of China's flag featuring Winnie the Pooh and four Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) particles to protest the communist country&...

China's diplomats show teeth in defending virus response

BEIJING (AP) — From Asia to Africa, London to Berlin, Chinese envoys have set off diplomatic firestorms with a combative defense whenever their country is accused of not acting quickly enough to stem ...

China's mask diplomacy a hit in virus-plagued Eastern Europe

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — When China’s first shipment of coronavirus medical aid landed in Belgrade, the president of Serbia was there to kiss the Chinese flag. In Hungary, officials have played down as...

Kaohsiung police punished for China flag on road safety flyer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Three officers from the Kaohsiung City Police Department have been penalized for a road safety flyer issued by the agency having a Chinese national flag. The police officer r...

Fears of new virus trigger anti-China sentiment worldwide

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A scary new virus from China has spread around the world. So has rising anti-Chinese sentiment, calls for a full travel ban on Chinese visitors and indignities for Chin...

Fears of new virus trigger anti-China sentiment worldwide

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A scary new virus from China has spread around the world. So has rising anti-Chinese sentiment, calls for a full travel ban on Chinese visitors and indignities for Chinese an...

China wants Danish daily to apologize for virus cartoon

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — China demanded Monday that a major Danish newspaper, which angered Muslims worldwide by publishing drawings of the Prophet Muhammad in 2006, apologizes for a cartoon on th...

PRC flags taken down from Kinmen street after Taiwan passes Anti-Infiltration Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese flags have been removed from a street popular among tourists in Taiwan's Kinmen, as the men who had originally placed them there feared they could be in violat...

Clashes erupt at Hong Kong rally to support China's Uighurs

HONG KONG (AP) — Clashes broke out Sunday between Hong Kong police and protesters at a rally in support of China's Uighur minority. Police arrested two protesters who were attempting...

Mayor of Taiwan beach town angers Taiwanese with business card featuring Chinese flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mayor of Hengchun has angered Taiwanese by handing out business cards in the United States showing the five-star flag of communist China, reports said Saturday (Dec. 1...

Basketball player fined for ignoring Chinese national anthem

BEIJING (AP) — China's professional basketball association fined one of its foreign players on Monday for not paying sufficient attention during the pre-game playing of the country's national anthem. ...

Pro-government protesters denounce Hong Kong 'rioters'

HONG KONG (AP) — Only after finding safety in numbers, joining hundreds of other pro-government protesters in Hong Kong on Saturday, did Reddy Lin drum up the courage to slip into her red T-shirt mark...

Sarcastic 'Wan Wan come home' memes spread across Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to a creepy broadcast by a CCTV anchor calling on "Wan Wan [Taiwan]" to return home (湾湾, 回家吧) after China's release of "26 measures" to...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan flags seen waving in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — These Taiwanese flags were seen being waved by Hong Kong protesters during a march last week. According to the photographer, who wished to remain anonymous, this image ...