US bans cotton imports from China’s Xinjiang producer over ‘slave labour’

The Trump administration banned cotton imports from a military-linked Chinese firm it accuses of relying on “slave labor,” as the U.S. seeks to ramp up economic pressure on Beijing over … Read More

China Says It Remains Open to the World, but Wants to Dictate Terms

After Australia dared final spring to name for an investigation into the origins of the coronavirus, China started quietly blocking one import after one other from Australia — coal, wine, … Read More

Pakistan along with China, Russia and Cuba won seats on the UN Human Rights Council

Pakistan, China, Russia Win Seats On UN Rights Body; US Upset despite strong opposition from activist groups over their abysmal human rights records. In a secret-ballot voting in the 193-member … Read More