Myanmar security forces fired rifle grenades at protesters in a town near Yangon on Friday (April 10), killing more than 80 people, the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) monitoring group and a domestic news outlet said.
Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai on Saturday (April 10) said that the United States should remove the barriers to cultural and people-to-people exchanges between the two countries to jointly build foundations for friendship and cooperation.
The Chinese and Indian militaries exchanged views on issues of mutual concern and agreed to maintain communications through military and diplomatic channels in their 11th round of corps commander-level meeting held on Friday, a spokesperson for the Western Theater Command of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) said in a statement late Saturday (April 10).
Carrie Lam, chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), said on Saturday that Hong Kong athletes have performed well in recent years and she expected them to achieve good results in the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games.
China on Friday (April 9) urged Japan to be cautious on its plan to deal with radioactive water from Fukushima nuclear power plant, calling for the Japanese government to make decisions based on full consultation with neighboring countries.
A long-debated decision on whether Japan will dump into the sea more than 1 million tons of contaminated water from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is on course to come as early as next week.
The China Society for Human Rights Studies published an article on Friday (April 9), exposing severe humanitarian disasters caused by the U.S. aggressive wars against foreign countries since the end of World War II.
The China Society for Human Rights Studies on Friday (Apr. 9) published an article, exposing severe humanitarian disasters caused by U.S. aggressive wars against foreign countries since the end of World War II.