Japan, US cooperation against China, agree on importance of peace and stability in Taiwan

London: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi have agreed to step up cooperation to deal with China and promised to further strengthen their alliance to realize a free and open Indo-Pacific. The talks between the two leaders took place on Monday (May 3) in London before the G7 foreign […]

EU accuses China of endangering peace in South China Sea

Beijing: The European Union called out China on Saturday (April 24) for endangering peace in the South China Sea and urged all parties to abide by a 2016 tribunal ruling which rejected most of China`s claim to sovereignty in the sea, but which Beijing has rejected. The EU last week released a new policy aimed […]

China commissions 3 warships in South China Sea

Tokyo: Chinese media on Sunday (April 25) reported that the country`s navy has commissioned three warships, including a large amphibious assault ship, adding them to the fleet covering the South China Sea. State-run China Central Television reported that the commissioning ceremony was held at a naval port in Sanya on the southern island of Hainan […]

US, Japan actions are stoking division, says China

Beijing: China hit back at the US-Japan show of alliance during talks between President Joe Biden and Japan Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, calling it an “ironic attempt of stoking division. China said Suga and Biden’s news conference Friday, in which they issued a joint statement on shared values in democracy and human rights and aired […]