Amid the territorial tensions in Northeast Asia, a senior US defense official told the visiting Chinese military guests that the Pentagon's Asia-Pacific pivot does not target at China.
The unexpected visit by a senior Chinese military official to the US is widely seen as being linked with territorial tensions in Northeast Asia.
A People's Liberation Army delegation led by the Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the PLA Cai Yingting left Beijing on Aug 20 for an official visit to the United States.
As tensions between China and Japan over the Diaoyu Islands have been gravely heightened by Tokyo's egregious provocations, it is advisable that the United States not fan the flame in the region.
The US' latest statements about the South China Sea have prompted more US observers to question whether Washington's biased stance will make relations tenser.
US lawmaker Rick Larsen said he hopes China understands that "China-bashing" in the presidential campaign is simply a reality of elections.
US politician Rick Larsen said he hopes China understands that the so-called "China-bashing" in the presidential campaign is simply a reality of elections.
Three Chinese officials, in the space of 24 hours, slammed US criticism of Beijing’s decision to set up a military garrison in the South China Sea.
Chi Wang, the former head of the Library of Congress' Chinese section in Washington, still has a dream - to open an office in China.
A top Pentagon official dismissed concerns that the US' strategic rebalance of the Asia-Pacific region is intended to counter a rising China.
A spokesman for China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday refuted the US State Department's criticism of its religious freedom situation.