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Germany tries to loosen its ties to Russian gas pipelines

Germany tries to loosen its ties to Russian gas pipelines

For decades, Germany has been a steadfast consumer of Russian natural gas, a relationship that has seemingly grown closer over the ...
Insult to the Olympic spirit: Taiwan lashes out at timing of ‘no limits’ China-Russia ties

Insult to the Olympic spirit: Taiwan lashes out at timing of ‘no limits’ China-Russia ties

Taiwan has condemned as “contemptible” the timing of Beijing and Moscow's “no limits” partnership at the start of the Winter Olympics, saying Beiji ...
China-Russia ties: As the West forces them together, Xi and Putin stand up for each other

China-Russia ties: As the West forces them together, Xi and Putin stand up for each other

While US President Joe Biden personally threatened sanctions against Vladimir Putin if he invaded Ukraine, Chinese President Xi Jinping warmly welc ...
China reopens embassy in Nicaragua after the Ortega government cut ties with Taiwan

China reopens embassy in Nicaragua after the Ortega government cut ties with Taiwan

China reopened its embassy in Nicaragua a few weeks after the Central American country transferred diplomatic recognition from Taipei to Beijing. ...
Federal trial opened against Harvard professor accused of hiding ties to China

Federal trial opened against Harvard professor accused of hiding ties to China

On the first day of the federal criminal trial against Harvard professor Charles Lieber on Wednesday, his defense attorneys denied allegations that ...
Hungarian opposition candidate pledges full review of Orban’s close ties with China

Hungarian opposition candidate pledges full review of Orban’s close ties with China

The challenger to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's stranglehold in power has vowed to break Budapest's close ties with Beijing if he wins ne ...
EU adopts resolution seeking closer ties with Taiwan;  China is popping motion

EU adopts resolution seeking closer ties with Taiwan; China is popping motion

Amid tensions with China, European Union lawmakers passed a resolution to deepen relations with China Taiwan and energy investment ...
The UK and New Zealand prove trade deals while the UK seeks ties after Brexit

The UK and New Zealand prove trade deals while the UK seeks ties after Brexit

The UK on Wednesday agreed to a trade deal with New Zealand that removes tariffs on a wide range of goods as Britain seeks to build economic ties a ...