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US, Japan Show United Front On China In Biden's First Summit

April 17, 2021
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The United States and Japan vowed Friday to stand firm together against an assertive China and to step up cooperation on climate change and next-generation technology as President Joe Biden made his first summit a show of alliance unity. Waiting nearly three months for his first foreign guest due to the Covid-19 pandem | Read more|

In US, Push For Law To "Outcompete" China, Invest In Alliances Like India

February 24, 2021
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US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has asked his Democratic colleagues to draft a legislative package to "outcompete" China, create new American jobs and invest in strategic partners and alliances like NATO and India.On a caucus call on Tuesday, Mr Schumer discussed his push to direct Senate committees to draft a | Read more|

The day after, Army chief flags: China’s moves lead to conflict

February 13, 2021
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A day after New Delhi confirmed the start of the disengagement process at Pangong Tso as a first step to resolve the nine-month military standoff in Ladakh, Army chief General MM Naravane cautioned against Beijing’s recent moves, including along the Line of Actual Control, which “have created an environment of conf | Read more|

Was On Phone For Two Straight Hours With Xi Jinping: Joe Biden

February 12, 2021
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US President Joe Biden said Thursday that his first phone call with Chinese leader Xi Jinping since taking office lasted two hours. "Last night, I was in the phone for two straight hours with Xi Jinping," Biden told reporters -- an unusually long interaction for a US president, with whom even face-to-face meetings rare | Read more|

Big Breakthrough In China Standoff At Key Pangong Lake

February 11, 2021
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India and China have reached an agreement on disengagement at Pangong Tso in Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said today in parliament, giving details of a breakthrough after a protracted stand-off and several rounds of talks between military commanders and diplomats. | Read more|

China Backing Away From Promises To Pak Under Economic Corridor: Report

December 25, 2020
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China appears to be backing away from its initial financial promises to Pakistan under Beijing-financed China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a US$60 billion infrastructure building plan, amid rising corruption and terrorist attacks on Chinese engineers. According to Asia Times, Pakistan Army is set to take near-tot | Read more|