Rappler's latest stories on XI Jinping
Xu Zhangrun, a law professor at Beijing's Tsinghua University, was taken from his home in the capital by a group of more than 20 people on July 6, associates say. He returned home on Sunday and was well, friends confirm.
According to book excerpts, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slipped Bolton a note maligning the president, saying: 'He is so full of shit'
Emperor Naruhito and Chinese President Xi Jinping relay their Independence Day greetings to the country through President Duterte
In a phone call on the eve of Philippine Independence Day, the Chinese leader talks to President Rodrigo Duterte about the COVID-19 pandemic
On the 45th anniversary of Philippines-China relations, the Duterte government says one thing and does another
Beijing is now positioning itself as a success story and potential savior for the world, offering billions of dollars in aid to fight the virus
(UPDATED) President Xi Jinping also tells the World Health Assembly that China will provide $2 billion in global COVID-19 aid over two years
Asked how the US might choose to retaliate, the President gives no specifics but strikes a threatening tone, saying: 'There are many things we could do. We could do things. We could cut off the whole relationship.'
Kim Jong-un sends Chinese leader Xi Jinping a diplomatic communication congratulating him for China's 'success' in controlling the novel coronavirus epidemic
The sentence handed down on Chen Jieren is one of the harshest moves yet against free speech by China's government under President Xi Jinping
Xinhua reports that Putin had called 'attempts by some people to smear China' over the virus 'unacceptable'
President Rodrigo Duterte also dismisses theories the coronavirus was 'invented' in China
Rights campaigners accuse President Xi Jinping and the Communist Party of using charges such as 'disciplinary violations' – often considered to refer to corruption – as a way to silence dissent.
In a telephone call, Chinese President Xi tells the American president that China 'wishes to continue sharing all information and experience with the US'
'To the Chinese government, the people, especially to President Xi Jinping, thank you for the consoling words,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
The Chinese Communist Party leader arrives by plane in Hubei's capital for an 'inspection of the epidemic prevention and control work' in the region, says the official Xinhua news agency
The announcement of the postponement ends weeks of speculation of whether the Chinese president's trip would go ahead amid efforts to contain the coronavirus epidemic
The virus has so far killed more than 2,400 people, with about 80,000 infected globally
'This is a crisis for us and it is a big test,' says Xi Jinping, a rare acknowledgment by a Chinese leader
'We all know these guys have been state-controlled forever, but that control has gotten stronger over time, and it's far more aggressive,' says a US state official
Amnesty International says anti-corruption activist Xu Zhiyong is arrested after being on the run since December
Chinese Ambassador Huang Xilian thanks Filipinos for sending support to combat the outbreak 'despite their own difficulties'
'Those who do not declare their fever are enemies,' proclaims a banner on a building in Yunmeng
The state broadcaster reports that Xi Jinping tells to the US president on the phone that China is 'fully confident and capable of defeating the epidemic'
Chinese President Xi Jinping pledges his government will be transparent and release information on the novel coronavirus in a 'timely' manner
The automatic translation feature on Myanmar's Facebook page renders Chinese President Xi Jinping's name from Burmese into English as 'Mr Shithole'
The elaborate signing ceremony came between sit-down meetings with Suu Kyi and powerful army chief Min Aung Hlaing, who stands accused of masterminding the Rohingya crackdown
In addition to being its largest investor, China is Myanmar's indispensable ally as it reels from Western isolation over the Rohingya crisis
However, Trump says he will only remove the tariffs against China 'if we're able to do phase two' of the agreement
Human Rights Watch accuses Chinese president Xi Jin Ping of overseeing 'the most brutal and pervasive oppression that China has seen for decades'
A Japanese spokesman says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is 'very much concerned' about Hong Kong
The Belt and Road Initiative is the ultimate example of 'gigantism' and it is inviting a transborder ecological and social disaster
Festivities center around the inauguration of a new leader for a city that China views as a shining example of its 'one country, two systems' mode
Security is ramped up ahead of Xi Jinping's 3-day visit which culminates on Friday. Limited details have been released by authorities on Xi's schedule.
Protesters have called for the unpopular Carrie Lam to stand down as leader, but she receives the backing of China's leadership during a visit to Beijing on Monday, December 16
Often undetected, Chinese vessels and warships cross deeper into the Philippines' territorial seas and closer to home
Presiding by video link-up over an elaborate televised ceremony, Russian leader Vladimir Putin and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping hail the 'Power of Siberia' pipeline as a symbol of cooperation
China and the US have been locked in a bruising trade conflict for more than a year, hitting each other with volleys of tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of goods
Xi Jinping has consolidated his dominant position in the ruling bloc but spontaneous protests are common among the people
(UPDATED) It provides an unprecedented look into the highly-secretive Communist Party's controversial crackdown on Uighurs and other mostly Muslim minorities
A campaign of mass disruption in Hong Kong extends to a fifth straight day
Xi Jinping says Beijing 'firmly supports' Hong Kong's government and police and that 'stopping violence and controlling chaos while restoring order is currently Hong Kong's most urgent task'
Here is a look at the opioid crisis and the tensions it has caused between China and the United States
Major powers express regret and concern after President Donald Trump moves forward with a pullout from the Paris climate accord despite mounting evidence of the reality and impact of climate change
The Chinese president and the Hong Kong executive meet on the sidelines of an international trade fair in Shanghai
'Anyone who attempts to split any region from China will perish, with their bodies smashed and bones ground to powder,' Xi Jinping says, according to China's foreign ministry
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping affirm that 'both sides will prudently manage their differences and not allow differences on any issue to become disputes'
Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping are set to have an 'informal summit' this week, with confirmation occurring at short notice
'Unity is iron and steel. Unity is a source of strength,' says Chinese President Xi Jinping in a speech on Monday, the eve of celebrations
The anniversary is meant to showcase China's extraordinary rise from the ravages of war and famine to a modern, powerful nation state whose economic and military muscle is viewed by many with increasing concern