Category Archives: War

China on civil war in Syria: Don’t worry guys, we got this.

The New York Times is calling it “vague,” but the Chinese have, apparently, come up with a solution for ending the civil war in Syria. In a new article, the NYT outlines how the Chinese plan to go about bringing … Continue reading

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Bo allies passed over in Chinese military shake-up

The aftershocks continue–in the wake of disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai’s fall from grace, China has announced the promotion of four military personnel, deliberately passing over friends of Bo and sending a clear message that the government is not pleased … Continue reading

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China’s surprise visit to Afghanistan

It’s the first time since 1966 that a Chinese political figure made an official visit to Afghanistan–but why? Bloomberg is reporting that Zhou Yongkang, one of the nine members in the Standing Committee of the Politburo and a top Chinese … Continue reading

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Japan vs China: Turf wars escalate

If this is what triggers WWIII, we are going to make a scene. Japan has just upped an ever-escalating turf war with China,with major Japanese firms closing their Chinese operations and urging expat workers to stay home in anticipation of … Continue reading

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China to West: No, YOU quit messing with Syria!

Tired of Olympic news yet? So are we. Switching things up to foreign affairs, politics and war: China has accused the West of attempting to sabotage Syria by implementing a regime change through military action. According to the Montreal Gazette: … Continue reading

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Philippines to China: Get off our turf!

A new development in a long-standing turf war between China and the Philippines. The Philippine government is protesting the Chinese government’s move to place the South China Sea under the jurisdiction of a new Chinese city. The Montreal Gazette reports … Continue reading

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China rejects Syrian sanctions

Just a day after French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius suggested using sanctions to enforce a crumbling cease-fire plan, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Liu Weimin said his country objected to using pressure, arguing the international community should instead support the efforts … Continue reading

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