US sanctions Chinese military over Russia

US sanctions Chinese military over Russia

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The sanctions relate to China’s purchase of 10 Russian Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets The US has imposed sanctions on the Chinese military over its purchasing of Russian military jets and surface-to-air missiles. It says such purchases contravene US sanctions on Moscow introduced in response to Russian actions in Ukraine…

The Chinese military accidentally tear gassed a town during drills, and the local government was forced to apologize

The Chinese military accidentally tear gassed a town during drills, and the local government was forced to apologize

The local government for a Chinese city in the northwestern part of the country was forced to apologize Friday after the military accidentally tear gassed the town, according to Chinese media. In an apology statement issued online, the government of Baishan, a town in Jilin Province, revealed that a sudden change in the wind during…

Chinese internet stocks are getting slammed after Tencent’s profit drops for the first time in almost 13 years

Chinese internet stocks are getting slammed after Tencent’s profit drops for the first time in almost 13 years

Kevin Frayer/Getty Images Tencent reported its first profit decline in nearly 13 years Wednesday. Shares are trading down almost 7% on Wednesday. The results are weighing on Chinese tech stocks traded in the US.  Watch Tencent trade in real time here.  Chinese tech stocks slid Wednesday in US trade after Tencent reported a surprise 2% drop in…

A Chinese ‚X-Men’ actress has vanished from the public eye, media aren’t allowed to write about her, and fans are worried

A Chinese ‚X-Men’ actress has vanished from the public eye, media aren’t allowed to write about her, and fans are worried

Fans are growing concerned after a prominent Chinese actress who disappeared from the public eye, and state media has censored articles speculating on her whereabouts. Fan Bingbing, who played Blink in the 2014 film „X-Men: Days of Future Past,” has not been seen in public since July 1, the BBC reported . She also hasn’t…

How a Chinese region that accounts for just 1.5% of the population became one of the most intrusive police states in the world

How a Chinese region that accounts for just 1.5% of the population became one of the most intrusive police states in the world

In this Nov. 3, 2017, photo, residents walk through a security checkpoint into the Hotan Bazaar where a screen shows Chinese President Xi Jinping in Hotan in western China’s Xinjiang region. AP Photo/Ng Han Guan The vast Xinjiang region in northwestern China is home to just 1.5% of the country’s entire 1.3 billion residents. But…

A Chinese woman who poured ink over a Xi Jinping poster has been missing for 2 weeks, and her father reportedly detained

A Chinese woman who poured ink over a Xi Jinping poster has been missing for 2 weeks, and her father reportedly detained

Dong Yaoqiong livestreaming herself defacing a poster of Xi Jinping in Shanghai, China, on July 4.Hua Yong/Twitter A Chinese woman has been missing for two weeks after posting a video of herself pouring black ink over a poster of President Xi Jinping. Dong Yaoqiong posted the video of her protest on July 4 and hasn’t…