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Australia’s Prime Minister ‘Surprised’ by State’s Secret Deal With China

SYDNEY, Australia — Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia was blindsided by reports that a state government had quietly sidestepped federal regulators and signed a deal with China to participate in that country’s contentious [...]

In China, Desperate Patients Smuggle Drugs. Or Make Their Own.

In many ways, they resemble medical websites in other countries. Then there are the posts on how to make drugs yourself. They direct at-home drugmakers to buy the ingredients online, on marketplaces run by Alibaba Group, the e-commerce [...]

Young Activists Go Missing in China, Raising Fears of Crackdown

BEIJING — At least a dozen young activists who took part in a national campaign for workers’ rights in China are missing, friends said on Sunday, in what appeared to be an effort by the government to silence one of the most visible [...]

‘A Game of Chicken’: U.S. and China Are Risking a Clash at Sea

That has led to a re-evaluation of the Navy’s strategic and spending priorities. As the Trump administration pushes the Navy to do more in the South China Sea, it is doing so with fewer assets just as the Chinese are increasing theirs. In [...]

Who Are The Uighurs? China Is Detaining This Muslim Minority By The Million.

Ethnic Uighurs are being rounded up and held in massive prisonlike camps. Here’s what you need to know. In China’s northwestern Xinjiang region, an area with long-simmering unrest between the ethnic Uighur (pronounced “we-gur”) [...]

Japan and China, Asian Rivals, Are Trying to Get Along

BEIJING — Six years ago, angry demonstrators filled the streets in dozens of Chinese cities to protest Japan’s claim to islands in the East China Sea, surrounding Tokyo’s embassy, overturning Japanese cars and in some cases even [...]

News Analysis: Trump May Revive the Cold War, but China Could Change the Dynamics

Most European leaders — especially the Germans — believe other weapons systems deter the Russians, including air- and ground-launched missiles. For them, Mr. Trump’s decision to abandon one of the few remaining treaties controlling [...]

Ambassador says China confused over who speaks for Trump on trade

“They don’t know who is the final decision-maker,” said China’s ambassador to the United States, Cui Tiankai. | Chris Kleponis/AFP/Getty Images Trade ‘Who is playing what role? Sometimes it could be very confusing,’ [...]

Interpol President Is Detained by China and Has Quit His Post

The Chinese Communist Party announced late Sunday that the missing president of Interpol, Meng Hongwei, was under investigation on “suspicion of violating the law” and was “under the supervision” of an anticorruption watchdog [...]

France Investigates Reports Interpol President Is Missing in China

PARIS — The French authorities said on Friday that they had opened an investigation after the president of Interpol, Meng Hongwei, a Chinese national, was reported missing during a trip to China. Mr. Meng’s wife reported him missing [...]