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China criticizes UN call to send N. Korea to ICC

Dec 19, 2014 - 10:28 PM

‘The UN Security Council is not the right place to discuss human rights issues and to refer human rights issues to the International Criminal Court will by no means solve the problems ’ says foreign ministry spokesman Qin Gang

ICC PROSECUTION? The UN General Assembly calls for North Korea to face international prosecution for human rights atrocities. File KCNA/EPA

China ignores deadline to respond to PH case

Dec 16, 2014 - 9:41 AM

China reiterates that it will not accept or participate in the Philippines case on the South China Sea snubbing a December 15 deadline to respond

NO MEMORIAL. China's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Qin Gang says arbitration is not the way to resolve the South China Sea dispute. File photo by Kim Hee-Chul/EPA

China on Ayungin: PH broke its promise

Mar 14, 2014 - 6:50 AM

UPDATED The Philippines brushes off China s claim that Manila promised to remove a stranded ship from Ayungin

SEA BASTION. This undated handout photo released by the Philippine Government on May 23, 2013 shows an aerial view of BRP Sierra Madre, a 100-meter (328 foot) amphibious vessel built for the US in 1944 and acquired by the Filipino navy in 1976, grounded at Second Thomas Shoal in the Spratly Islands. AFP PHOTO / Philippine Government

China to PH: Remove ship from Ayungin

Mar 13, 2014 - 3:15 PM

The Philippines is making unfounded countercharges by staging the so called protest the Chinese Foreign Ministry says

SEA BASTION. This undated handout photo released by the Philippine Government on May 23, 2013 shows an aerial view of BRP Sierra Madre, a 100-meter (328 foot) amphibious vessel built for the US in 1944 and acquired by the Filipino navy in 1976, grounded at Second Thomas Shoal in the Spratly Islands. AFP PHOTO / Philippine Government

China on 'offer' to PH: 'Sheer fabrication'

Mar 03, 2014 - 1:38 PM

The Chinese Foreign Ministry denies that China proposed the mutual withdrawal of ships from Scarborough Shoal to derail a historic case filed by the Philippines

China: Abe 'not welcome' after visiting war shrine

Dec 30, 2013 - 6:35 PM

China says Abe exposed his hypocrisy by visiting the Yasukuni war shrine even after saying he values Japan s ties with China

'EXPOSING HYPOCRISY.' China says Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is not welcome for visiting the Yasukuni war shrine, which honors officials executive for war crimes after World War II. File photo of Abe’s visit by Toru Yamanaka/AFP

China sends fighter jets into air zone

Nov 29, 2013 - 9:51 AM

Tensions flare up due to newly declared air defense zone that overlaps on existing territorial lines

DISPUTE. China, Japan, and South Korea intertwined in a airspace and territorial scuffle.

ASEAN to press China over sea tensions

Nov 19, 2012 - 11:59 AM

Leaders of the 10 member Association of Southeast Asian Nations ASEAN have flagged they will raise the contentious South China Sea issues during a meeting with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao in the Cambodian capital

WEN AND SEN. Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (R) accompanied by Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen (L) review an honour guard during an arrival ceremony at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh on November 18, 2012, ahead of the East Asia Summit in the Cambodian capital where the 10 leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian (ASEAN) are gathered for the 21st ASEAN Summit. AFP PHOTO / ROMEO GACAD

ASEAN urges talks with China over sea row

Nov 18, 2012 - 11:33 PM

Forging a united position Southeast Asian nations urge China to quickly begin top level talks over tense sea territorial disputes in the region

WEN AND SEN. Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (R) accompanied by Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen (L) review an honour guard during an arrival ceremony at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh on November 18, 2012, ahead of the East Asia Summit in the Cambodian capital where the 10 leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian (ASEAN) are gathered for the 21st ASEAN Summit. AFP PHOTO / ROMEO GACAD