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 North Korean state media hail talks with South as path to reunification

North Korean state media hail talks with South as path to reunification

 

The North Korean flag flies outside their embassy in Beijing on December 12, 2012. North Korea successfully launched a long-range rocket on December 12, in defiance of UN sanctions threats over what Pyongyang's critics have condemned as a disguised ballistic missile test. North Korea said the three-stage rocket, which Pyongyang insists was solely aimed at placing a satellite in orbit, had achieved all its objectives. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)


January 13, 2018 - 16:13 GMT
 China's Xi supports progress in inter-Korean talks: South Korea's Blue House

China's Xi supports progress in inter-Korean talks: South Korea's Blue House

 

Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks during a joint press briefing with French President Emmanuel Macron, not shown, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing


January 11, 2018 - 11:34 GMT
 In Beijing, a mass eviction leads to a rare public display of rage

In Beijing, a mass eviction leads to a rare public display of rage

 

Firefighters work at the site of a fire in Daxing District of Beijing, capital of China, on Nov. 19, 2017. Nineteen people were killed and eight others injured according to local authorities.


November 30, 2017 - 01:01 GMT
 Teacher Detained After Abuse Allegations at Beijing Kindergarten

Teacher Detained After Abuse Allegations at Beijing Kindergarten

 

People gathered outside the gates of RYB Kindergarten in the Xintiandi area of Beijing on Friday.


November 25, 2017 - 21:04 GMT
 North Korea still has plenty of options as it faces new sanctions and a frosty Beijing

North Korea still has plenty of options as it faces new sanctions and a frosty Beijing

 

People work in a field just outside Pyongyang, North Korea


November 24, 2017 - 05:53 GMT
 Buying infant milk powder is still a really scary thing in China

Buying infant milk powder is still a really scary thing in China

 

A family looks at foreign imported milk powder products at a supermarket in Beijing July 3, 2013. The decision by China's top economic planner to investigate five leading foreign infant milk companies for suspected antitrust violations may be part of a broader plan to boost consumption of the local product, analysts said on Wednesday. Mothers turned away from Chinese milk powder in 2008 when infant formula tainted with the industrial compound melamine killed at least six babies and made thousands sick with kidney stones. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS FOOD HEALTH) - GM1E9731D8D01


November 23, 2017 - 03:10 GMT
 China criticizes unilateral action after NK sanctions

China criticizes unilateral action after NK sanctions

 

FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2017, file photo, trucks transport goods to North Korea through the Friendship Bridge linking China and North Korea, as seen from Dandong in northeastern China's Liaoning Province. China has criticized unilateral sanctions and "long-arm jurisdiction" by other governments after Washington penalized Chinese companies accused of trading with North Korea. The Chinese foreign ministry gave no indication whether Beijing might take action in response. (Minoru Iwasaki/Kyodo News via AP)


November 22, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
 China's deep ties to Zimbabwe could grow after Mugabe era

China's deep ties to Zimbabwe could grow after Mugabe era

 

FILE - In this file photo taken on Aug. 25, 2014, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shows Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe the way during a welcome ceremony outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. Under Robert Mugabes decades-long rule over Zimbabwe, China grew into one of its biggest investors, trading partners and diplomatic allies. Now, as the African nation appears on the verge of its first transition of power since independence, Beijing is poised to be among the biggest winners.(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)


November 21, 2017 - 02:24 GMT
 Senior Chinese envoy in North Korea amid chill in ties

Senior Chinese envoy in North Korea amid chill in ties

 

Song Tao, the head of China's ruling Communist Party's International Liaison Department, arrives at Pyongyang International Airport in Pyongyang, North Korea, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. China dispatched its highest-level envoy to North Korea in two years on Friday in a bid to improve chilly relations after President Donald Trump last week urged Beijing to pressure Pyongyang to cease its nuclear weapons program. (Kyodo News via AP)


November 17, 2017 - 21:04 GMT
 Senior Chinese envoy heads to North Korea amid chill in ties

Senior Chinese envoy heads to North Korea amid chill in ties

 

Song Tao, left, the head of China's ruling Communist Party's International Liaison Department, arrives at Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Chinese state media said Song would travel to Pyongyang on Friday to report on the party's national congress held last month. Song would be the first ministerial-level Chinese official to visit North Korea since October 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)


November 17, 2017 - 15:54 GMT
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