China slams legacies of colonialism, illegal military interventions

Chinese diplomats on Wednesday spoke against the legacies of colonialism and illegal military interventions at the 48th session of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council.  Chen Xu, Chinese ambassador to the UN at Geneva, urged the international community to make more efforts to eliminate the negative impact of legacies of colonialism, promote and protect […]

Wang Yi urges UN Security Council permanent members to do duty and tackle challenges

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Thursday called on the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to enhance cooperation and shoulder their responsibility in tackling challenges including the recent situation in Afghanistan. Wang made the remarks when addressing a UNSC ministerial meeting attended by foreign ministers from China, France, […]

China takes lead at int’l forum addressing COVID-19 vaccine inequality: media

“China has been a major vaccine provider during the pandemic, mainly through its Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines that have been added to the WHO’s emergency use lists,” said an opinion piece published in the South China Morning Post recently. HONG KONG, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) — China is playing a leading role in addressing the widening […]

China warns U.S. against interference in Hong Kong affairs

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Sunday urged the United States to respect China’s sovereignty and stop interfering in Hong Kong affairs after U.S. President Joe Biden signed a memorandum concerning Hong Kong.  The so-called memorandum smeared the national security law in Hong Kong and China’s policy toward Hong Kong, said Hua Chunying, a spokesperson of […]

1.6 million Sinopharm vaccine doses and syringes donated by China

On 27th July, H.E. Qi Zhenhong, Ambassador of China to Sri Lanka called-on H.E. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and handed over a symbolic token of 1.6 million Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine doses and 1.6 million syringes, which were donated by the Chinese government to Sri Lanka. Minister of Health Hon. Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Minister of Fisheries Hon. Douglas […]