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China Warned Philippines of War over Drills for Oil in Disputed Areas: Duterte
21 May 2017 05:03

China Warned Philippines of War over Drills for Oil in Disputed Areas: Duterte

Islam Times - The Chinese president has threatened the Philippines with war if the Southeast Asian country pressed its claims over the disputed South China Sea islets and drilled for oil in the area, the Philippines President said in a televised speech on Friday.

 
This US Navy handout photo obtained February 27, 2017 show an E-2C Hawkeye early warning and control aircraft assigned to the “Black Eagles” of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 113 as it flies over the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) on February 23, 2017 in the South China Sea. (Photo by AFP)
20 May 2017 07:03

China rejects US allegations over plane interception

Islam Times - China has denied US allegations that two Chinese fighter jets intercepted an American military plane earlier this week, saying that its aircrafts were acting “in accordance with the law.”

 
China’s war ships in Myanmar for joint drills
20 May 2017 07:00

China’s war ships in Myanmar for joint drills

Islam Times - Chinese navy ships are visiting Myanmar and will conduct communications, search and rescue, and other joint exercises with the Myanmar navy, China’s defense ministry said on Saturday.

 
A satellite image of a small reef in the South China Sea claimed by both China and Vietnam (via AFP)
17 May 2017 10:05

China sets up defense systems on South China Sea reef

Islam Times - China has set up rocket launchers on a reef in the disputed South China Sea as a defensive measure against Vietnamese military combat divers.

 
China Widens its Silk Road to the World
16 May 2017 09:32

China Widens its Silk Road to the World

Islam Times - Let’s cut to the chase. China’s new ‘Silk Road’ initiative is the only large-scale, multilateral development project that the 21st century has seen so far.

 
China Lays $900b Belt, Road Plan Challenges US for Global Leadership
15 May 2017 07:06

China Lays $900b Belt, Road Plan Challenges US for Global Leadership

Islam Times - China laid out $900 billion new Silk Road vision on Sunday, with President Xi Jinping pledging $124 billion for the ambitious plan to forge a path of peace, inclusiveness and free trade.

 
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping attend a signing ceremony ahead of the Belt and Road Forum, in Beijing, May 13, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
14 May 2017 07:25

China calls for greater counter-terrorism cooperation with Turkey

Islam Times - Beijing has called for the expansion of counter-terrorism cooperation with Ankara, amid reported concerns that a Turkic ethnic group from China’s western Xinjiang region is fighting alongside militants in the Middle East.

 
A KJ-500 airborne
14 May 2017 07:07

Chinese Military Deploys AWACS Planes at S. China Sea

Islam Times - The Chinese military has deployed its latest airborne early warning and control aircraft to an air base in the vicinity of the South China Sea islands.

 
China Tests New Missile Amid Korea Peninsula Tensions
10 May 2017 06:35

China Tests New Missile Amid Korea Peninsula Tensions

Islam Times - China has conducted a combat test of a new type of missile in the Bohai Sea, according to a statement from the country’s defense ministry.

 
5,000 Chinese Fighting in Militant Groups: Syrian Ambassador
9 May 2017 11:14

5,000 Chinese Fighting in Militant Groups: Syrian Ambassador

Islam Times - Syrian ambassador to China said on Monday some 5,000 Chinese are fighting ranks of different militant groups in Syria.

 
China’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang
8 May 2017 14:10

China rejects UN criticism of lawyer’s detention as meddling

Islam Times - Beijing has dismissed criticism from the United Nations over the detention of a Chinese human rights lawyer as meddling in its domestic affairs.

 
Kushner Family Flogs $500,000 ‘Investor Visa’ to Wealthy Chinese
7 May 2017 11:22

Kushner Family Flogs $500,000 ‘Investor Visa’ to Wealthy Chinese

Islam Times - The Kushner family came to the United States as refugees, worked hard and made it big — and if you invest in Kushner properties, so can you.

 
China’s Strategy for West Asia: Gain Toehold with limited Intervention
3 May 2017 04:32

China’s Strategy for West Asia: Gain Toehold with limited Intervention

Islam Times - Lying on the intersection that connects Europe, Asia, and Africa, the West Asia region is of great significance for the Chinese economy and trade routes with the big markets.

 
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi speaks during a press conference after talks with Germany
27 Apr 2017 08:15

China urges peaceful solution to Korean Peninsula tensions

Islam Times - China has called on all sides of the conflict on the Korean Peninsula to work for a peaceful solution and try to ease tensions between the two Koreas.

 
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi speaks during a press conference after a meeting with his Greek counterpart in Athens, Greece, April 23, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
24 Apr 2017 08:37

China seeks denuclearization of Korean Peninsula

Islam Times - China's foreign minister has called for a complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula amid concerns about the possibility of a military confrontation between the United States and North Korea.

 
Would China Strike North Korea?
22 Apr 2017 09:35

Would China Strike North Korea?

Islam Times - The "extraordinary" mobilization of bomber aircraft was reportedly acknowledged by China's foreign ministry, giving no further details.

 
China Warns Over Imminent Korea War
15 Apr 2017 11:52

China Warns Over Imminent Korea War

Islam Times - China’s foreign minister has expressed concern over an imminent war in the Korean Peninsula adding that military option cannot resolve tension in the Korean Peninsula.

 
Air China planes are parked at Beijing
15 Apr 2017 05:26

Air China to suspend some flights to North Korea

Islam Times - China's national carrier, Air China, will suspend flights between Beijing and North Korea’s capital, Pyongyang, from Monday amid tensions on the Korean Peninsula involving the United States, Chinese state media say.

 
US President Donald Trump (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping stroll at the Mar-a-Lago estate in West Palm Beach, Florida, April 7, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
12 Apr 2017 11:40

China tells US to resolve North Korea tensions peacefully

Islam Times - Chinese President Xi Jinping has told US President Donald Trump to resolve ongoing tensions with North Korea peacefully.

 
China is stepping up a campaign against foreign espionage from Monday, offering rewards ranging from 1,500 to 73,000 dollars to citizens who blow the whistle on suspected spies, according to state media. (File photo by AP)
10 Apr 2017 08:49

China offering cash to uncover foreign spies

Islam Times - China is stepping up a campaign against foreign espionage from Monday, offering rewards ranging from 1,500 to 73,000 dollars to citizens who blow the whistle on suspected spies, state media said.