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The prominent Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo died last week while still in Chinese government custody, thus becoming the first Nobel Peace Prize winner to die...
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President Trump picked the wrong moment to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Not that there would ever be a good time to abandon this...
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Donald Trump has developed a well-earned reputation for rhetorical excess. But in the case of North Korea, most, if not all, of his rhetoric is...
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President Donald Trump has promised to return respect to the U.S. military after years of budget cutbacks and downsizing. There is no better way to...
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At the Davos conference in January, Chinese leader Xi Jinping denounced protectionism and postured as a champion of a rules-based international order. It was a...
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The G-20 Summit in Hangzhou, China, got off to a rocky start with a contretemps over the stairs for Air Force One. The Chinese refused...
Harry Wu

Today, the Chinese government reminded Westerners of a basic truth about the world’s most populous government. China is more than just a catchword for American...
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President Barack Obama is set to visit Cuba next month, the first presidential visit to that autocratic nation since Fidel Castro led the communist revolution....
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Many U.S. government China analysts — especially in the State Department -- argue that while China is developing new military capabilities, its exponential build up...
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Over Thanksgiving, I briefly visited the Azores, an archipelago in the middle of the North Atlantic, which is home to Lajes Field, a Portuguese Air...