why the west won't act on china's uighur crisis

Ethnic Uighurs take part in protest march asking European Union to call upon China to respect human rights in Chinese Xinjiang and the closure of Ethnic Uighurs take part in protest march asking European Union to call upon China to close its re-education centers Xinjiang,..

government news 17/1

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations and Chinese Consulate General in the city held banquet on January 16 to celebrate the 69th founding anniversary of Vietnam- China diplomatic ties .. ..

can we please learn from history?

The historians of the future may also note the multiple ironies involved in the idea of the USA leading a new 'league of democracies' against an 'authoritarian alliance'. In Asia, of course, this anti-Chinese alliance would include as key members Vietnamese communists, murderous..

taiwan set for referendum overkill – asia sentinel

Firing a first warning shot as a punishment for the referendum on replacing the current name of the national teamChinese Taipei” with “Taiwan,” Beijing in July made the East Asian Olympic Committee swiftly revoke Taiwan’s right to host the 2019 East Asian Youth Games.” . ..

effort to form union in china meets ferocious repression

This article was published at Labornotes org group of workers China's manufacturing hub of Shenzhen tried something very rare this summer — they attempted to follow the legal process to set up union.. But their employer and Chinese government cracked down on both the workers and the..

monthly review

Ching Kwan Lee, 'Made China, presentation at Mansfield Conference, The University of Montana, Missoula, April 20, 2004, http www umt edu, Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions, Chinese Labor and WTO., 2004, http www ihlo org, 22. 27. ..

‘us threat to syria declaration of war’

“So the response of course I think needs to be an absolute, uncompromising, unyielding stance of power and strength by the Russians, by the Syrians, by the Iranians, and by the Chinese – a concerted coalition of countries that are dedicated to peace and stability, attacking an infection..

a partnership with china to avoid world war

Nevertheless, it may take a decade or more until a Russian–Chinese military alliance would be ready to confront the US directly. ... At present China is excluded; indeed the partnerships are conceived as an anti-Chinese alliance under US leadership. ..


TEHRAN - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas told his Chinese Wang Yi on the sidelines of Session of UN General Assembly that European Union does not support the use of sanctions and tariffs as political tool... ... Germany calls for the boost of contacts and cooperation between the..

the death of coal

Potentially some interesting future trade discussions Canberra, with Chinese saying 'sell us more please and ALP-ACTU-Greens coalition saying 'we are shutting down mining for the good of the planet like you are.. ..

adam p. liff

-Japan alliance; U.S. Asia-Pacific strategy; and the rise of China and its regional impact. ... -Japan alliance; U.S. Asia-Pacific strategy; and the rise of China and its regional impact. ..

the king of the south

The problems posed by President Trump and by Brexit are enormous opportunity for Europe, former Belgian Prime Minister and Brexit Guy Verhofstadt told World Service yesterday, saying that it will Europe to put in place what the founding fathers had already in mind — that was union,..

trump’s pivot to russia against china

Nixon's motives were 1 ) to exploit Sino-Soviet split to gain Chinese support against Soviet Union 2 ) to Beijing's help in pressuring its ally, North Vietnam, to agree to temporary cease-fire in Vietnam War to facilitate the withdrawal of U.S troops and 3 ) to help Nixon win in 1972.. ..

10 mind-blowing wars that nearly happened

The communist fall-out became boon to West, especially to Americans — it enabled them to approach establish warmer relations with Chinese. 7The Soviets Almost Invaded Israel .. During Six-Day War, Soviet Union informed the US that it would be forced to protect its interests in Middle..

top 10 significant historical coups d’etat

The primary parties to the conflict were the Imperial forces of the Qing Dynasty (1644–1911), and the revolutionary forces of the Chinese Revolutionary Alliance. The revolution is so named because 1911 is a Xinhai Year in the sexagenary cycle of the Chinese calendar. ..

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