China and the US

Blinken assesses current U.S. relationship with China

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the United States has a complicated relationship with China. "It cannot be defined in one sentence. There are aspects of competition, there are aspects of cooperation, there are …

Biden prohibits U.S. investment in 59 Chinese companies

U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday expanded restrictions on American investments in certain Chinese companies with alleged ties to the country’s military and surveillance efforts, adding more firms to a growing blacklist. In an …

Top U.S. and China diplomats to hold in-person talks

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet with top Chinese officials on March 18 in Alaska, the White House said, the first high-level in-person contact between the two sparring countries under the Biden administration. The …

Biden’s first phone call with Xi lasts two hours

U.S. President Joe Biden said his first phone call with Chinese leader Xi Jinping since taking office lasted two hours. "Last night, I was in the phone for two straight hours with Xi Jinping," Biden told reporters - an …

Xi says China-U.S. confrontation to be disaster

Confrontation between China and the United States would be a disaster and the two sides should re-establish the means to avoid misjudgments, Chinese President Xi Jinping told his U.S. counterpart Joe Biden in their first telephone call as …

Trump sets task to reduce Chinese imports to zero

US President Donald Trump ordered to reduce government purchases from China, the US National Security Adviser, Robert O'Brien, informed. According to him, the head of the White House instructed the federal government to develop …