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Rights groups target sponsors like Airbnb for Beijing Games

In one corner are the 15 leading Olympic sponsors, many household names like Airbnb, Coca-Cola, Visa, Toyota, Samsung, and General Electric. Together they pay at least $1 billion to the International ...

Biden chalks up China's aggression toward Taiwan to 'different norms'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Joe Biden drew criticism from conservatives for seeming to justify China's repressive actions in Hong Kong and Xinjiang and aggression towards Taiwan as a qu...

Biden says China to face repercussions on human rights

China will pay a price for its human rights abuses, U.S. President Joe Biden warned on Tuesday, responding to queries at a televised event on the Asian nation’s handling of Muslim minorities in ...

China aims fire at BBC as dispute with Britain intensifies

The BBC came under fire from Chinese officials and social media on Friday (Feb. 5) in an escalating diplomatic dispute, a day after Britain’s media regulator revoked the TV license of the Chines...

Norway predicted to top medals table at Winter Olympics

Norway is predicted to top the medals table at the Winter Olympics in Beijing, according to one forecast released a year before the games are to open. The Beijing Olympics are set to...

Repeating Lies: Viewing Chinese regime's deception through case of Dr. Gulshan Abbas

The Chinese Communist regime is committing genocide, as my own family would attest. My wife, Rushan Abbas, has been diligently advocating for Uighur people. In response, the CCP has sentenced her sist...

French Holocaust memorial vandalized on remembrance day

PARIS (AP) — Vandals painted graffiti on France’s Holocaust Memorial ahead of international commemorations of the Nazi slaughter of millions of Jews. The Israeli Embassy in France tw...

Initial Biden steps give Taiwan reason for optimism: William Stanton

Understandable concern All supporters of a free and democratic Taiwan have inevitably and understandably been concerned about the policies President Biden’s new administration will adopt towa...

Twitter locks Chinese embassy’s account over Uyghur tweet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Twitter has locked the official account of the Chinese Embassy in the U.S. over a controversial tweet aimed at legitimizing Beijing's actions in the Xinjiang region. ...

US says China's policies on Muslims amount to 'genocide'

WASHINGTON (AP) — On his way out the door, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has hit China with new sanctions by declaring that China’s policies on Muslims and ethnic minorities in western Xi...

UK lawmakers debate 'genocide' clause to China trade deals

LONDON (AP) — Lawmakers in Britain were set to vote Tuesday on a proposal aimed at preventing the U.K. from making trade deals with any country deemed by the British High Court to be committing genoci...

US commission says China possibly committed 'genocide' against Uighurs

China possibly carried out genocide against Uighur Muslims and other ethnic minorities in its northwestern region of Xinjiang, a bipartisan commission of the US Congress said in its report on Thursday...

China says will defend self over UK Xinjiang labor measures

BEIJING (AP) — China said Wednesday that it would defend itself against a British government demand that companies ensure their supply chains are free from forced labor linked to the northwestern Chin...

UK to use fines to target forced labor in China's Xinjiang

LONDON (AP) — British companies will face fines unless they meet new government requirements showing their supply chains are free from forced labor, the U.K.'s foreign secretary said Tuesday as he ann...

Chinese Embassy calls Uyghur women 'baby-making machines'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese Embassy in the U.S. on Thursday (Jan. 7) proclaimed the detention of Uyghur women in internment camps has put an end to their role as "baby-making machine...