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Trump: Hong Kong would be 'obliterated in 14 minutes' if not for me

Trump: Hong Kong would be 'obliterated in 14 minutes' if not for me

US President Donald Trump said Friday he had saved Hong Kong from being destroyed by persuading Chinese President Xi Jinping to hold off

Hong Kong protesters defy Xi with pro-democracy rallies

Hong Kong protesters defy Xi with pro-democracy rallies

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters defied a warning by China's President Xi Jinping and took to the streets again Friday

Trump says China trade deal coming, Beijing calls for resolution of dispute

Trump says China trade deal coming, Beijing calls for resolution of dispute

US President Donald Trump on Monday predicted a trade deal with China after positive gestures by Beijing, calming global markets that have been roiled by new tariffs from the world's two largest economies.

China shows off new destroyer as Xi views naval parade

China shows off new destroyer as Xi views naval parade

China showed off the first of its new generation of guided missile destroyers on Tuesday as President Xi Jinping reviewed a major naval parade through mist and rain to mark 70 years since the founding of China's navy.

Trump won't sign China trade pact unless it's 'great'

Trump won't sign China trade pact unless it's 'great'

President Donald Trump said Friday he will not agree to a pact with China to resolve the months-long trade war unless it is a "very good deal."

Chinese woman 'detained' after tossing ink on Xi poster

Chinese woman 'detained' after tossing ink on Xi poster

A woman who live-streamed herself throwing ink onto a picture of Chinese President Xi Jinping has been detained, according to activists who accuse authorities of suppressing speech to protect a "cult of personality" around the country's leader.

North Korea's Kim makes two-day visit to China

North Korea's Kim makes two-day visit to China

The outing comes as China has sought to strengthen its role as a mediator between the US and North Korea, where Beijing claims compelling security and economic interests.

Modi to meet Xi Jinping for second talks in weeks

Modi to meet Xi Jinping for second talks in weeks

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday just weeks after the pair agreed to open a new chapter in their relationship following a tense border standoff.

China's Xi, North Korea's Kim meet ahead of Trump summit

China's Xi, North Korea's Kim meet ahead of Trump summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Kim Jong Un met in China for the second time in six weeks on Tuesday, signalling their warming ties ahead of the North Korean leader's expected summit with US President Donald Trump.

Modi gets museum tour with Xi as China trip begins

Modi gets museum tour with Xi as China trip begins

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is only spending about 24 hours in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, just months after a dispute over a stretch of their high-altitude Himalayan border rekindled fears of war.

India, China to court each other at informal summit

India, China to court each other at informal summit

The leaders of India and China are set to make their boldest attempt yet at rapprochement in talks this week just months after a dispute over a stretch of their high-altitude Himalayan border rekindled fears of war.

China fails to get Indian support for Belt and Road project

China fails to get Indian support for Belt and Road project

The Belt and Road is Chinese President Xi Jinping's landmark scheme to build infrastructure to connect China to the rest of Asia and beyond, a giant reworking of its old Silk Road.