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Russian FM Sergey Lavrov to visit China as Beijing, Moscow warm up to counter US' tough policy push
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Russian FM Sergey Lavrov to visit China as Beijing, Moscow warm up to counter US' tough policy push

Lavrov's visit will take place in the immediate backdrop of the first dialogue between Beijing and Washington after US President Joe Biden came to power and amidst high decibel rhetoric between both the countries

On Japan visit, US secretaries of state and defence set combative tone for upcoming China talks
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On Japan visit, US secretaries of state and defence set combative tone for upcoming China talks

Before Antony Blinken and Lloyd Austin landed in Tokyo, a spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry urged the United States to 'stop interfering in China’s internal affairs'

China proposes to 'improve' Hong Kong's electoral system, to ensure 'patriots' in charge
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China proposes to 'improve' Hong Kong's electoral system, to ensure 'patriots' in charge

Chinese officials have also increasingly insisted that only those who prove themselves sufficiently loyal to Beijing and the ruling Communist Party may hold office

UN Security Council to debate impacts of global warming on world peace this week
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UN Security Council to debate impacts of global warming on world peace this week

The Biden administration's arrival may change the Security Council's dynamics on key issues, according to diplomats.

China hits out at US after report of new visa curbs on members of ruling Communist Party
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China hits out at US after report of new visa curbs on members of ruling Communist Party

Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying termed the new restrictions an 'escalation of political suppression' by some extreme anti-China forces in the US

Xi Jinping congratulates Joe Biden on US election win, seeks to 'manage differences' amid strained trade ties
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Xi Jinping congratulates Joe Biden on US election win, seeks to 'manage differences' amid strained trade ties

The Chinese president told the US president-elect he hoped the two countries would 'uphold the spirit of non-conflict, focus on cooperation and control differences'

China passes new export law to protect vital tech from US over ‘national security’ concerns
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China passes new export law to protect vital tech from US over ‘national security’ concerns

The economic relationship between Beijing and Washington has been roiled by Donald Trump's unprecedented campaign of tariffs, threats of bans and sanctions on Chinese tech firms

China flies 18 fighter jets, bombers near Taiwan as top US diplomat visits island nation
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China flies 18 fighter jets, bombers near Taiwan as top US diplomat visits island nation

According to Taipei's defence ministry, the planes entered Taiwan's southwest air defence identification zone on Friday and also crossed the so-called median line that divides the Taiwan Strait

US sends top-level diplomat to Taiwan for first time in 40 years; strongly oppose this, says China
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US sends top-level diplomat to Taiwan for first time in 40 years; strongly oppose this, says China

Keith Krach, undersecretary of state for economic growth, energy and the environment, is visiting to attend a memorial service for late president Lee Teng-hui on Saturday

US-China trade war: WTO says American tariffs on Beijing in 2018 broke global trade rules
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US-China trade war: WTO says American tariffs on Beijing in 2018 broke global trade rules

The Donald Trump administration has continued to play an active role in the World Trade Organisation, but many of Trump’s biggest trade offensives over the past three years have bypassed the organisation’s rules

US blacklists 24 Chinese companies, imposes sanctions on officials over militarisation of South China Sea
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US blacklists 24 Chinese companies, imposes sanctions on officials over militarisation of South China Sea

Mike Pompeo said the travel ban would apply to Chinese individuals “responsible for, or complicit in, either the large-scale reclamation, construction, or militarization of disputed outposts in the South China Sea"

China sentences third Canadian to death on drug charges amid sour ties between Beijing and Ottawa
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China sentences third Canadian to death on drug charges amid sour ties between Beijing and Ottawa

Relations between China and Canada have soured over the arrest of Meng Wanzhou, an executive and the daughter of the founder of Chinese tech giant Huawei, at Vancouver’s airport in late 2018

As US shuts down Chinese consulate in Houston, a look at how Washington-Beijing Cold War is intensifying
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As US shuts down Chinese consulate in Houston, a look at how Washington-Beijing Cold War is intensifying

Donald Trump won office in 2016 partly on his accusations that China was exploiting the country’s trade relationship with the United States by selling the country far more than it purchased

US accuses two Chinese nationals of hacking spree targeting COVID-19 data, defense secrets
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US accuses two Chinese nationals of hacking spree targeting COVID-19 data, defense secrets

US authorities said the Chinese nationals participated in a multiyear cyber espionage campaign that stole weapons designs, drug information and software source code

China vows to retaliate after Donald Trump strips Hong Kong of its preferential trade status
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China vows to retaliate after Donald Trump strips Hong Kong of its preferential trade status

When the US imposed sanctions on four Chinese officials over China’s crackdown on Uighurs and other Muslims in Xinjiang, Beijing reciprocated by announcing travel bans and sanctions on prominent Republican members of Congress

Caught in an 'ideological spiral', US and China drift gradually towards a 21st Century Cold War
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Caught in an 'ideological spiral', US and China drift gradually towards a 21st Century Cold War

Lines are being drawn and US-China relations are in free fall, laying the foundation for a confrontation that will have many of the characteristics of the Cold War — and the dangers

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo dismisses most of Beijing's claims in the South China Sea as 'illegal'
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US secretary of state Mike Pompeo dismisses most of Beijing's claims in the South China Sea as 'illegal'

Mike Pompeo said that “Beijing has failed to put forth a lawful, coherent maritime claim in the South China Sea,” and so the United States was rejecting any Chinese claim to waters beyond a 12-nautical mile territorial sea

US considering additional actions against China on Hong Kong's new security law, COVID-19, says White House
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US considering additional actions against China on Hong Kong's new security law, COVID-19, says White House

US and China have sparred recently over China's imposition of new national security law in Hong Kong, treatment of Uighurs, and Beijing's handling of coronavirus

'Strategic empathy': A look at how presidential candidate Joe Biden's informal diplomacy shaped US foreign relations
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'Strategic empathy': A look at how presidential candidate Joe Biden's informal diplomacy shaped US foreign relations

Joe Biden’s political trademark was a blue-collar Everyman style, but from the start of his Washington career he had prioritised foreign policy

Donald Trump blames China's 'secrecy, deception and cover-up' for COVID-19, says country must be held accountable
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Donald Trump blames China's 'secrecy, deception and cover-up' for COVID-19, says country must be held accountable

Trump also praised America's 'scientific brilliance', asserting that the US will likely have a therapeutic and/or vaccine solution long before the end of the year.