Chinese diplomat clashes with BBC over definition of freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's ambassador to the U.K., Liu Xiaoming (劉曉明), said there are no political prisoners in China during a Tuesday (Nov. 26) interview with the BBC. On the BBC tal...

Ex-British Consulate staff says Chinese police tortured him

BEIJING (AP) — A former employee of the British Consulate in Hong Kong says he was detained and tortured by Chinese secret police trying to extract information about massive anti-government prot...

Beijing ready to 'quell unrest swiftly' in Hong Kong: Chinese Ambassador in UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- China’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom Liu Xiaoming (劉曉明) spoke at press conference on Thursday (Aug. 15) in which he warned the U.K .from interfering in the political ...

UK summons Chinese ambassador over Hong Kong protests

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. government has summoned China's ambassador for a dressing-down after Beijing officials accused Britain of meddling in Hong Kong's affairs. The Foreign Office s...

The Latest: China envoy says reporting on protests distorted

HONG KONG (AP) — Latest on the protests in Hong Kong over proposed extradition legislation (all times local): 7:30 p.m. The Chinese ambassador to Britain has accuse...

China diplomat: Huawei should be allowed to upgrade 5G in UK

LONDON (AP) — China's ambassador to Britain says tech giant Huawei should be allowed to help upgrade the U.K.'s communications network, urging the government to resist "protectionism" and ignore press...