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World Looks on as New Chinese Leaders Take Stage

The new Chinese leaders,. older, better educated than the previous leadership, have taken the stage. Where is China going? Amiel Ungar, 11/16/2012, 2:34 PM

Chinese Communists Open XVIIIth Congress

As the leadership changes in China the outgoing ideology is incorporated into the ideological pantheonAmiel Ungar, 11/11/2012, 4:14 PM

MKs Back Down on China Organ Harvest Petition

MKs who signed a petition demanding that the UN investigate Chinese organ harvesting have reneged, after China complainedDavid Lev, 11/6/2012, 5:42 PM

Rabbi: China Going Kosher, More Products Available

There has been a “kosher revolution” in China in recent years, with more kosher products produced for domestic use and exportDavid Lev, 11/4/2012, 9:12 PM

Study Recommends Scrapping China's One-Child Limit

A Chinese study reported by the official news agency Xinhua recommends changing the one child per family policy.Amiel Ungar, 11/1/2012, 3:13 AM

MKs Worried by China’s Organ Trade

Political enemies united by concern over allegations of murder for organ trade in China.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2012, 1:15 AM

Lawsuit: Bank of China to Blame in Yeshiva Murders

By continuing to deal with Hamas, the Bank of China allowed the terrorist group to slaughter yeshiva students, lawsuit alleges.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 1:55 PM

White House Targeted by Cyber Attack

The White House confirmed that it was targeted by a cyber-attack, many believe had originated from China. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/2/2012, 9:41 AM

China Warns Japan About Unspecified Repercussions

The Sino-Japanese dispute has escalated into WWII memories, threats and boycotts as well as unleashing demonstrations.Amiel Ungar, 9/16/2012, 9:31 AM

Russia and China Join IAEA Resolution on Iran

New IAEA resolution criticizes Iran over its defiance of UN Security Council resolutions and its refusal to allow IAEA inspections.Elad Benari, 9/13/2012, 6:12 AM

China: Splintered Democrats Get Less Seats

Paying the price of multiple lists, the pro-democracy forces miss an opportunity to cash in on discontents.Amiel Ungar, 9/11/2012, 5:05 AM

81 Dead in Twin China Quakes

A series of earthquakes over the weekend has left at least 81 dead and hundreds of injured in southwestern China.Chana Ya'ar, 9/9/2012, 1:42 PM

Landings Further Envenom Sino-Japanese Dispute

Demonstrative landings on disputed islands by Chinese and Japanese nationalists have further enflamed Sino-Japanese relations.Amiel Ungar, 8/20/2012, 5:13 AM

Gu Trial Ends Abruptly In Party Damage Limitation

The murder trial of Gu Xilai ended almost as soon as it had begun, to spare the party embarassment.Amiel Ungar, 8/10/2012, 12:50 PM

US, China in 'Territorial Dispute'

A long-standing territorial dispute is escalating between the United States and China in the contested South China Sea.Chana Ya'ar and Reuters, 8/5/2012, 6:28 PM

Japan Believes Chinese Army Has More Policy Clout

The Japan 2012 defense report signals greater alarm over Chinese military capabilitiesAmiel Ungar, 8/3/2012, 6:52 AM

China: Romney’s Pro-Jerusalem Views May Ignite War

China has refused to buck Iran and Syria and now goes goes to bat for Arabs: Romney’s pro-Jerusalem view could spark war. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/31/2012, 12:43 PM

Citizenry Media React To Beijing Flooding

To some it was an unanticipated natural disaster, but other citizens and experts claim that flood damage reveals bad planning.Amiel Ungar, 7/24/2012, 4:08 AM

Russia, China Block Syria Sanctions in UN

For the third time, Moscow and Beijing have shielded the teetering regime of Syrian president Bashar al-AssadGabe Kahn, 7/19/2012, 10:13 PM

China-Africa Trade Skyrockets But Lacks Balance

The China-Africa trade forum FOCAC is holding its 5th Conference in Beijing.Amiel Ungar, 7/19/2012, 5:39 AM

Israel and China Seek Solar Energy Cooperation

Israeli and Chinese executives of the countries' solar energy industry met in an effort to increase solar cooperation between countries. Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/10/2012, 10:53 AM

Defense Ministry Will Protect Chinese Sovereignty

The territorial dispute between China and Vietnam continues to escalate.Amiel Ungar, 7/4/2012, 4:33 AM

On Eve of Signing with Japan, Korea Gets Jittery

The painful wounds of the past and the election campaign of the present have temporarily sidetracked a Japanese-South Korean treaty.Amiel Ungar, 7/2/2012, 5:31 AM

US Grants China Exemption on Iran Sanctions

The United States has decided not to penalize China and Singapore for continued purchases of Iranian oil, citing 'significant reductions.'Gabe Kahn, 6/29/2012, 2:04 PM

Report: Iran, Russia, China, Syria Plan War Games

Iran, Russia, China and Syria are planning a war games exercise with 90,000 troops, Iranian media reports.Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2012, 12:14 PM

Russia And China To Upgrade Military Ties

Putin is doubling his bet on an alliance with China and may upgrade its military dimensions.Amiel Ungar, 6/7/2012, 12:35 PM

Russia Willing to See Assad Leave, Not by Force

Russia is willing to see Syria's President Bashar al-Assad leave power – but not by force; rather, as part of a “political settlement.”Chana Ya'ar, 6/6/2012, 5:20 PM

US Sits Back As India And Japan Question China

The US could sit back and let others question the meaning of the Chinese military budget.Amiel Ungar, 6/4/2012, 6:13 AM

Iran Dickers With World Powers Over Nukes

In a sign talks between the P5+1 and Tehran may be a protracted affair, proposals and counter-proposals are flying in IraqGabe Kahn, 5/23/2012, 8:13 PM

Gantz and Chinese Counterpart Meet

IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz meets with his Chinese counterpart, General Chen Bindnge.Elad Benari, 5/22/2012, 4:12 AM

IDF Tries to Sway China before Talks with Iran

IDF Chief of Staff is meeting with his Chinese counterpart this week on the eve of critical talks with Iranian officials in Iraq.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/21/2012, 10:14 AM

Chinese Premier Visits Auschwitz

The Chinese Premier placed a floral wreath in China's national colors at the foot of the "wall of death,” to commemorate the six million.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/29/2012, 10:22 AM

Chinese Premier Visits Auschwitz Death Camp

China's prime minister pays homage to the victims of the Nazi Auschwitz death camp.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/28/2012, 12:07 AM

Territorial Dispute Heating Up Rather Than Cooling

The nationalistic south East Asian nations are getting in deeper their dispute with China.Amiel Ungar, 4/25/2012, 6:13 AM

Purging Bo Will Not Solve the Chinese Problem

The Bo Xilai Affair in China is all too reminiscent of previous Communist purge trials.Amiel Ungar, 4/23/2012, 6:13 AM

Indian Missile Launch Shows Shrinking Weapons Gap

India's long range solid fueled missile was 80% made in India.Amiel Ungar, 4/20/2012, 6:16 AM

Philippines Uses War Games To Show It Is Not Alone

Although planned in advance, the joint exercises between the US and Philippines allow Manila to scale down crisis with China.Amiel Ungar, 4/18/2012, 4:19 PM

Despite Warming Ties With US India Plays The Field

India endorsed a communique that should please Moscow and Beijing.at a foreign ministers' meeting in Moscow. Amiel Ungar, 4/16/2012, 6:28 AM

Bo Xilai Ejected From Party Steering Bodies

By criminalizing Bo Xilai in the name of the rule of law, the Chinese Communist Party seeks to preserve its tenuous unity.Amiel Ungar, 4/11/2012, 11:05 PM

Chinese Insurer Refuses to Cover Iranian Oil

Chinese refiners – who consume 20% of Iran's exportable crude oil – are finding it increasingly difficult to insure Iran's black lucre. Gabe Kahn, 4/5/2012, 3:56 PM

ASEAN Calls For Lifting Sanctions Against Burma

The Philippines and Vietnam have succeeded in putting the territorial dispute with China on the ASEAN agenda despite host Cambodia's effortsAmiel Ungar, 4/4/2012, 5:12 AM

A Chinese 'Schindler's List'

A play, telling the story of more than 30,000 Jews sheltered by the Chinese during World War II, premiered in Shanghai on Thursday. Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/25/2012, 12:07 PM

Chinese Lawyers Licensing Requires Loyalty Pledge

The requirement that lawyers pledge allegiance to the Communist Party is not new, but a continuation of the Chinese Party's intervention. Amiel Ungar, 3/23/2012, 5:11 AM

Security Council in Toothless Show on Syria

The UNSC has made a non-binding 'presidential statement' calling for a ceasefire and talks in Syria based on envoy Kofi Annan's proposals.Gabe Kahn., 3/21/2012, 7:25 PM

Man Of The Year Is Not Man China's Man Of The Hour

Bo Xilai, who sought to challenge the growth-above-everything consensus by appealing to Maoism, has lost control of his power base.Amiel Ungar, 3/16/2012, 6:01 AM

Israel, China Sign Huge Business Deal

Business relations between Israel and China are set to grow significantly, thanks to a new billion shekel dealDavid Lev, 3/1/2012, 10:37 AM

France Mocks, China Rebukes Iranian 'Oil Cuts'

Iran's decision to cut oil sales to French and British companies has amused Paris and exasperated Beijing.Gabe Kahn., 2/20/2012, 10:40 PM

Xi's Trip Part Of The Chinese Succession Process

Xi Jinping who is slated to become China's ruler this year is a Communist blue blood who underwent privation under Mao.Amiel Ungar, 2/13/2012, 5:37 AM

Harper's Success In China Enters US Campaign

Republicans are fuming over Canada's energy agreement with China and blaming Obama.Amiel Ungar, 2/10/2012, 2:40 PM

Muslim Leader Calls to Boycott Russia and China

Sheikh Yousuf Al-Qaradhawi calls to boycott Russian and Chinese products because of their veto at the UN Security Council.Elad Benari, 2/7/2012, 5:16 AM

The Logic Behind A Veto That Ignores Arab Opinion

Russia and China's fears of instability, investment losses and Muslim extremists are behind UN Security Council Resolution veto on Syria.Dr. Amiel Ungar, 2/4/2012, 11:38 PM

Merkel Seeks To Tap Huge Chinese Currency Reserves

Angela Merkel is in China to sound out her hosts on helping the euro and joining sanctions against Iran.Amiel Ungar, 2/3/2012, 5:38 AM

Chinese Women Fight for Guard Training in Israel

Five swimsuit-clad women are the only ones out of 20 that survived grueling training in China to compete for the chance to train in Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/29/2012, 6:08 PM

Tel Aviv to Eilat in 2 Hours - by Train

A two-hour train ride from Tel Aviv to Eilat and a line linking Europe and Asia are on track, Netanyahu says. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/29/2012, 12:46 PM

Geithner Calls For China Currency Revaluation

Speaking at Davos, US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner attacked Chinese trade practices, echoing Obama's State of the Union.Amiel Ungar, 1/29/2012, 4:59 AM

Senators Support Multilateral Approach To Disputes

A delegation of four US senators promised military assistance and diplomatic support to Manila in its territorial dispute with China.Aryeh ben Hayim, 1/18/2012, 4:47 AM

China, US Relieved Over KMT Victory

The victory of the KMT in the Taiwan election may either appease Beijing or encourage China to accelerate pressure on the island.Amiel Ungar, 1/16/2012, 6:37 AM