China’s Military Base in Djibouti

From Reuters.  Link to the source is on the title.

China sends troops to open first overseas military base in Djibouti

JULY 11, 2017

BEIJING (Reuters) – Ships carrying personnel for China’s first overseas military base, in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, have set sail to begin setting up the facility, as China’s rapidly modernizing military extends its global reach. Continue reading China’s Military Base in Djibouti

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Abducted Chinese Teachers Reportedly Killed in Pakista

From CNN.  Visit the source for a video and a map.

‘Grave concern’ over Chinese teachers reportedly killed by ISIS in Pakistan

Fri June 9, 2017

(CNN)China has expressed “grave concern” over reports that ISIS has killed two Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan.

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Investigation in Ivanka Trump’s Shoe Manufacturing in China Makes One Man Arrested and Two Men Missing

From the Los Angeles Times.  Visit the source for 2 images.

Man investigating Chinese company tied to Ivanka Trump is arrested, and two others are missing

By the Associated Press

May 30, 2017   Reporting from Shanghai Continue reading Investigation in Ivanka Trump’s Shoe Manufacturing in China Makes One Man Arrested and Two Men Missing

China’s Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of Debt

From Bloomberg News.  Visit the source (link at the end) to watch a video.

China’s Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of Debt

May 24, 2017

The downgrade of China’s debt by Moody’s Investors Service may push Chinese companies to borrow even more money from domestic banks as overseas debt becomes more expensive, increasing risks for the nation’s finance industry. Continue reading China’s Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of Debt