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Xi Jinping’s Korea Blunder Latest Example of Chinese Revisionism

Xi Jinping’s Korea Blunder Latest Example of Chinese Revisionism

CHINA, Apr. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — U.S. President Donald Trump’s remarks in an interview with the Wall Street Journal after a recent meeting with Chinese president Xi Jinping that “Korea actually used to be a part of China” have come under fire. Questions mounted over Xi’s comments during a briefing held by the Chinese Foreign Ministry. [...]

S. Korea Working to Confirm Reports on Controversial Trump-Xi Remark

S. Korea Working to Confirm Reports on Controversial Trump-Xi Remark

SEOUL/BEIJING, Apr. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s foreign ministry said Thursday that it is working to confirm reports that Chinese leader Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump that Korea “used to be a part of China.” “We are working to confirm the reports through diverse diplomatic channels including the United States and China,” [...]

Majority of Americans Support Using Force Against China to Defend Asian Allies: Survey

Majority of Americans Support Using Force Against China to Defend Asian Allies: Survey

WASHINGTON, Apr. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — A majority of Americans support using force against China to defend South Korea or other Asian allies in the event of a military conflict, a survey showed Tuesday. The Pew Research survey, conducted among 1,505 people Feb.16-March 15, found that 58 percent back the use of force against Beijing [...]

Park Calls N.K. Provocations Challenge to Seoul-Beijing Ties

Park Calls N.K. Provocations Challenge to Seoul-Beijing Ties

HANGZHOU, China, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – President Park Geun-hye on Monday called North Korea’s continued provocations a challenge to relations between South Korea and China, voicing her hope for Seoul and Beijing to turn the situation into an opportunity to further strengthen their bilateral relationship.  She made the remarks during her summit with Chinese [...]

Xi Jinping Loses Ground in Popularity Poll among S. Koreans amid THAAD Row

Xi Jinping Loses Ground in Popularity Poll among S. Koreans amid THAAD Row

SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – Fewer South Koreans said they think positively of Chinese President Xi Jinping this month compared to early July, a local public opinion poll showed Thursday. The result has been attributed to the growing diplomatic row between South Korea and China over the planned deployment of an advanced U.S. missile [...]

Xi Jinping Inspects Chinese Military near Its Border with North Korea

Xi Jinping Inspects Chinese Military near Its Border with North Korea

BEIJING, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Chinese President Xi Jinping inspected troops in the northeastern province of Heilongjiang, near the sensitive border with its traditional ally, North Korea, according to China’s state media on Friday.  Xi inspected senior military officials and soldiers stationed in Harbin, Heilongjiang’s capital, and an outpost on Tuesday and Wednesday, and [...]