Chinese Regime

  • Su Shulin. (Fujian People's Congress)

    Chinese Regime Purges Fujian Provincial Governor

    Su Shulin, the former governor of southeastern coastal province of Fujian, has been expelled from his post and stripped of his Communist Party membership on... Read more

  • Mr Chen Yonglin, former Chinese diplomat who defected to Australia in 2005, speaking at the Sydney rally. (Shar Adams/The Epoch Times)

    Former Chinese Diplomat on China’s Infiltration of Australia

    Australian news outlets ran a series of reports in June exposing the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) infiltration of Australia’s political system. The joint investigation by... Read more

  • Zhang Xiwu, former vice-chairman of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission. (

    Former Chinese State Asset Regulator Deputy Head Purged

    The deputy head of China’s state asset manager, and the world’s largest controlling company, was recently arrested for corruption. The move may spell trouble for... Read more

  • Victoria Harbour and the skylines of the Kowloon district (background) and Hong Kong island (foreground) on July 3, 2017. (ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images)

    Reading Xi Jinping’s Hong Kong Speeches

    Official speeches by Chinese officials are sleep-inducing stuff—until you get past the obligatory Communist Party rhetorical verbiage and sift out the new content.   At... Read more

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    New Documentary Reveals the Chinese Regime’s Live Organ Harvesting Enterprise

    WASHINGTON—The evidence of forced organ harvesting from large numbers of Falun Gong practitioners in China has continued to mount. Now, a newly released, award-winning documentary... Read more

  • China's Zhang Jike (L) is counseled by his coach Liu Guoliang (R) after losing a game in the men's team semi-final table tennis match against South Korea at the Riocentro venue during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 15, 2016. (JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images)

    Seeing Politics in China’s Ping-Pong Feud

    In an ostensible promotion, the popular coach of China’s most prestigious ping-pong team lost his job to become one of 19 vice-presidents in the national... Read more

  • Cheng Guangtan, vice chief of public security bureau in Chengzhou, Hunan, was expelled from the party for corruption charges on June 27, 2017.

    Police Official in China’s Hunan Province on Trial for Corruption

    A municipal police official in south-central China has been expelled from his posts, and is awaiting trial on charges of corruption, according to a statement... Read more

  • Greg Autry spoke at the Rayburn House Office Building on June 23 at an event held by the non-profit Defense Forum Foundation.

    ‘Death by China’ Author: Decades of US Appeasement Emboldened China to Continue Aggression

    Despite China’s rapidly growing economy and engagement with the free world, the Chinese Communist Party remains firmly hostile to the liberal democracies of the West and... Read more

  • Chinese soldiers stand at attention during Peace Mission-2016 joint military exercises of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in the Edelweiss training area in Balykchy some 200 km from Bishkek on September 19, 2016. (VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images)

    China Deploys Elite Brigades Near North Korean Border

    As relations between China and North Korea continue to deteriorate amidst Pyongyang’s dogged pursuit of nuclear weapons and intercontinental ballistic missiles, the Chinese People’s Liberation... Read more

  • Falun Dafa Association of Canada president Li Xun speaks during a rally outside the Chinese Embassy in Ottawa on June 26, 2017, calling for the release of Canadian citizen Sun Qian who is currently detained in China for practising Falun Gong. (Donna He/The Epoch Times)

    Nationwide Rallies Appeal for Release of Canadian Detained in China

    Starting June 25 and continuing for the next few days, rallies appealing for the rescue of a Canadian citizen detained in China are being held... Read more

  • China in Context

    Factional Agenda and Political Credibility

    Two years ago, this newspaper reported on fugitive Chinese billionaire Guo Wengui’s unsavory business and political dealings. Guo, we noted, had the patronage of Zeng... Read more

  • The Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House and Skyline is seen illuminated prior to the Earth Hour 2009 power switch off in Sydney, Australia on March 28, 2009. (Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

    Chinese Front Operations Exposed in Australia Part of a Global Problem

    Front operations of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) are coming to light in Australia, where a stream of local media reports are exposing the CCP’s... Read more

  • China's President Xi Jinping waits to meet FIFA President Gianni Infantino at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on June 14, 2017.
Chinese President Xi Jinping met with FIFA chief Gianni Infantino on June 14 as the football world watches for signs that the Asian giant will make a bid to host a World Cup. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Fred DUFOUR        (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

    Xi Jinping Takes ‘First Step’ in Gaining Further Control Over China’s Domestic Security

    In recent weeks, many senior officials in the Chinese regime’s security apparatus have been reshuffled or suddenly dismissed from their posts. Most significantly, all provincial... Read more

  • A worker processes silk at the Kim Jong Suk Silk Mill in Pyongyang, North Korea on February 21, 2017. 
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    China Is Targeting North Korea’s Expatriate Labor, Says Source

    On June 19, Japan’s Nikkei Asian Review reported that Chinese authorities had instructed a number of domestic companies not to hire any workers from North... Read more

  • Panama's Vice President and Foreign Minister Isabel de Saint Malo (L) and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi chat during a ceremony on establishing diplomatic relations on June 13, 2017 in Beijing, China (Greg Baker - Pool/Getty Images)

    Taiwan Vows Defiance After China Takes Over Relations With Panama

    After Panama cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan and switched recognition to the Beijing regime in China, Taiwan’s government and public vowed to defy China’s latest... Read more

  • Chen Zhimin, a vice minister of public security, was suddenly dismissed from his post on June 9. (

    In a Sensitive Period, China’s Security Vice Minister is Dismissed

    A top Chinese domestic security official and crony of a political faction that seeks to sabotage the current Chinese leadership was abruptly removed from office... Read more

  • China in Context

    A Warning for Conspirators?

    Making sense of news from Hong Kong political magazines is tricky business. Details of high-level, internal discussions of the Chinese leadership have for decades surfaced... Read more

  • Beijing Party secretary Cai Qi attends a meeting of Beijing Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in Beijing on Jan. 12, 2017. (Reuters)

    Why Non-Elite Chinese Officials Are Being Picked for Top Offices

    Cai Qi spent 14 years in several modest official positions in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang. Finally, in 2013, he became a deputy to the... Read more

  • China in Context

    Can China Be a World Leader?

    In recent months, mainstream media outlets have rushed to laud China as the new “world leader” after moves by U.S. President Donald Trump. Trump emphasizes... Read more

  • Several hundred of 200,000 pro-democracy student protesters face to face with policemen outside the Great Hall of the People in Tiananmen Square in Beijing on April 22, 1989. (Catherine Henriette/AFP/Getty Images)

    The Clash of ‘Party Character’ and Human Nature at Tiananmen

    Twenty-eight years ago, China—along with the Soviet bloc—seemed to be on the cusp of political change. Beginning with college students and university staff around the... Read more

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