Strategic observation

News Analysis: Cease-fire in southern Syria could usher in new U.S.-Russian understanding toward Syria's crisis

2017-07-10 03:28:00

Since the Syrian war entered its seventh year, the main talk about a solution to the Syrian crisis was the need for the superpowers, namely Russia and the United States, to reach a consensus on ways to resolve this conflict. Full Story

News Analysis: After Mosul victory, Iraq faces tremendous challenges of reconstruction, reconciliation

2017-07-10 01:47:02

Liberating Mosul from the rule of Islamic State (IS) is a great victory for Iraq's anti-terror war, but the war-torn country still faces huge challenges of national reconstruction and reconciliation, experts said. Full Story

Spotlight: Mosul triumph as bash to IS, not end

2017-07-10 01:01:56

With countless casualties and around 1 million displaced, Mosul finally heard the long-awaited word "victory" from Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi after 266 days of battles like hell. Full Story

Protection efforts behind successful UNESCO inscription of Hoh Xil, Gulangyu island

2017-07-09 20:40:10

Upon hearing the news that China's Hoh Xil was put on the World Heritage List as a natural site, Lhalung Tsering, 42, was as proud as could be. Full Story

Xinhua Insight: From Hangzhou to Hamburg: Xi offers Chinese wisdom to G20

2017-07-09 16:13:22

Nearly one year after offering a Chinese remedy for the world's ailing economy and global governance in eastern China's lakeside city Hangzhou, President Xi Jinping has promised to champion an open world economy and a multilateral trade regime. Full Story

Spotlight: From Hangzhou to Hamburg, G20 sees rising difficulties in pushing forward global agenda

2017-07-09 05:50:50

The two-day Group of 20 (G20) summit in Hamburg ended on Saturday with no consensus on the climate change. Full Story

Xi, Trump meet on ties, hot-spot issues on G20 sidelines

2017-07-09 04:15:16

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, met here Saturday to discuss bilateral ties and global hot-spot issues on the sidelines of a Group of 20 (G20) summit. Full Story

China Focus: Gulangyu island joins UNESCO world heritage list

2017-07-08 23:43:29

Gulangyu island in east China's Fujian Province, famous for its varied architecture and multicultural history, was included on the UNESCO World Heritage list Saturday. Full Story

U.S. can benefit from China's Belt & Road Initiative: think tank

2017-07-08 12:48:20

The United States can benefit from China's Belt and Road Initiative in terms of infrastructure, Brian Lantz, senior executive of a think tank, said Friday. Full Story

News Analysis: U.S.-Russian presidents' first meeting considered success

2017-07-08 07:01:56

U.S. President Donald Trump's much-anticipated meeting Friday with Russian President Vladimir Putin is considered a success by U.S. experts, who note that the two leaders cut a deal on the war in Syria. Full Story