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Michael Martina

Michael Martina

    China train station attack could drive ethnic wedge deeper
    China train station attack could drive ethnic wedge deeper
    Police swept a Muslim Uighur district of the Chinese city of Kunming hours after knife-wielding assailants killed 29 people in a crowded station, underscoring the risk of...
    Chinese lunar new year a subdued affair
    Chinese lunar new year a subdued affair
    Chinese nationals welcomed the arrival of the year of the horse with toned down celebrations on Thursday, as...
    Dennis Rodman back from North Korea, without jailed American
    Dennis Rodman back from North Korea, without jailed American
    Rodman did not come back with jailed American missionary Kenneth Bae.
    China quake death toll climbs
    China quake death toll climbs
    Rescuers struggled to reach a remote, rural corner of southwestern China on Sunday as the toll of the dead and missing from the country's worst...
    China's 'worst earthquake in three years': 157 dead
    China's 'worst earthquake in three years': 157 dead
    The magnitude 6.6 quake hit a remote mountainous area of southwestern China's Sichuan province at 8.02am (0002 GMT), close to where an...
    WHO: Latest bird flu cases no cause for panic
    WHO: Latest bird flu cases no cause for panic
    The organisation reported this on Monday, as the number of people infected rose to 21, with six deaths.
    Escaped Chinese activist seeks refuge in the US
    Escaped Chinese activist seeks refuge in the US
    Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng is now under US protection in Beijing after fleeing from house arrest, a US-based rights group said on...
    Sudans put China in a policy bind
    Sudans put China in a policy bind
    When one of your big oil suppliers splits into rival states, that's a problem for any country. When you're China, with its huge appetite for energy...
    China says 'difficult' to accept Iran nuclear invite
    China says 'difficult' to accept Iran nuclear invite
    China said it will be "difficult" for its ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency to tour Iran's nuclear facilities, potentially...