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China brushes off outrage over death sentence, Canada fires back

17 Jan 2019

BEIJING/SHERBROOKE, Quebec China said on Wednesday it was "not worried in the slightest" by mounting international concern over the death sentence handed to a Canadian for drug smuggling.

China brushes off international concern over death sentence for Canadian

16 Jan 2019

BEIJING, Jan 16 China said on Wednesday that it was "not worried in the slightest" by mounting international concern over the death sentence handed to a Canadian for drug smuggling.

China condemns Trudeau's remarks about Canadian's death sentence

15 Jan 2019

BEIJING/OTTAWA China denounced Canada on Tuesday for "irresponsible" remarks after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau accused it of "arbitrarily" sentencing a Canadian to death for drug smuggling, aggravating already icy relations. | Video

China court sentences Canadian to death as diplomatic row deepens

15 Jan 2019

BEIJING/OTTAWA A Chinese court on Monday sentenced a Canadian man to be executed for drug smuggling, prompting Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to accuse China of using the death penalty arbitrarily. | Video

China denies 'slanderous' economic espionage charges from U.S., allies

21 Dec 2018

TIANJIN, China China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday it resolutely opposed "slanderous" accusations from the United States and other allies criticising China for economic espionage, urging Washington to withdraw its accusations. | Video

China says 'resolutely opposes' new U.S. law on Tibet

20 Dec 2018

BEIJING China denounced the United States on Thursday for passing a new law on restive Tibet, saying it was "resolutely opposed" to the U.S. legislation on what China considers an internal affair, and it risked causing "serious harm" to their relations.

In Papua New Guinea shanty-towns, residents question APEC legacy

21 Nov 2018

PORT MORESBY Barely a five-minute drive from the $50 million conference venue for the just-concluded Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Papua New Guinea's capital, a makeshift squatter settlement is tucked away from visiting world leaders.

APEC fails to reach consensus as U.S.-China divide deepens

19 Nov 2018

PORT MORESBY Asia-Pacific leaders failed to agree on a communique at a summit in Papua New Guinea on Sunday for the first time in their history as deep divisions between the United States and China over trade and investment stymied cooperation. | Video

APEC fails to reach consensus as U.S.-China divide deepens

19 Nov 2018

PORT MORESBY Asia-Pacific leaders failed to agree on a communique at a summit in Papua New Guinea on Sunday for the first time in their history as deep divisions between the United States and China over trade and investment stymied cooperation.

RPT-REFILE-UPDATE 5-APEC fails to reach consensus as U.S.-China divide deepens

18 Nov 2018

* Leaders fail to agree on communique for first time in APEC history

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