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    Beijing warns of countermeasures

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 01:43pm on August 06, 2019

    China warned Tuesday it would take unspecified countermeasures if the United States goes ahead with plans to deploy ground-based intermediate-range missiles in the Asia-Pacific...

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    Chinese bottle art revived by Peppa Pig

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on August 05, 2019

    Delicate designs painted on the inside of miniature Chinese snuff bottles by artists like Zhang Yuhua and her husband usually feature calligraphy, floral compositions and...

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    Cautious hopes before new round of US-China trade talks

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on July 29, 2019

    US trade negotiators return to China this week for a fresh round of talks in a new city, but experts warn a change of air...

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    At least 36 dead, 15 missing in China landslide

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:23pm on July 28, 2019

    The death toll in a landslide which buried a village in southwest China rose to 36, state broadcaster...

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    20 dead, 25 missing in China landslide

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:26am on July 26, 2019

    The death toll in a landslide that buried a village in southwest China rose to 20 on Friday, with 25 people still missing three days...

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    China eyes high-tech military, says US undermines global stability

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on July 25, 2019

    China outlined plans to build a modern, high-tech army in a national defence plan published Wednesday, as it accused Washington of undermining global strategic stability...

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    Li Peng, the ‘Butcher of Beijing’, dies at 90

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 06:02pm on July 23, 2019

    Former Chinese premier Li Peng — known as the ‘Butcher of Beijing’ for his role in the Tiananmen Square crackdown — has died at the...

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    China opens up finance sector to more foreign investment

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:42am on July 21, 2019

    China lifted some restrictions on foreign investment in the financial sector Saturday, as the world’s second largest economy fights slowing growth at home and a...

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    China wants US to call off arms sale to Taiwan

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 03:40pm on July 13, 2019

    China demanded on Tuesday that the United States ‘immediately cancel’ a potential sale of $2.2 billion in arms to self-ruled Taiwan...

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    China blasts 22-nation letter

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    China on Thursday labelled as ‘slander’ a letter sent to top United Nations officials by more than 20 countries condemning Beijing’s treatment of ethnic minorities....

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