(TAIPEI, Taiwan) -- U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Taiwan on Tuesday despite repeated warnings not to from mainland China, which claims the island democracy as its own territory. Pelosi and members of a congressional delegation landed at Taipei Songshan Airport in... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- When Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped off a high speed train into Hong Kong on Thursday to throngs of flag waving residents and a traditional lion dance performance, it marked his first trip outside the borders of Mainland China in nearly... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- White House officials insisted Tuesday that President Joe Biden does not consider China's President Xi Jinping a "friend" after Xi, speaking through an interpreter in a virtual meeting with Biden Monday night, referred to his American counterpart as "my old friend." "Thank you,"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Reports that China may have tested a new hypersonic weapon have grabbed the world's attention and divided national security experts about its strategic significance and whether the U.S. was falling behind in a new arms race. But it also raised basic questions... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden and China's Xi Jinping will hold a virtual meeting before the end of this year, a senior U.S. administration official said Wednesday, amid high tension in the critical relationship between the world's two largest economies, including over trade and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In January, 7-year-old Bayan Auelkhan landed at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport with her parents. She found herself over 7,000 miles away from her home in Kazakhstan, and her family does not know if or when they'll return. But she doesn't mind... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday evening held his first phone call with China's President Xi Jinping since taking office, according to the White House, and officials said he aimed to set a tone that differed from... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- China's Tianwen-1 mission successfully reached Mars orbit on Wednesday after a nearly 7-month journey from Earth, Chinese state-run news agency Xinhua confirmed.China's arrival on the Red Planet comes a day after the United... Read More.
By MIKE LEVINE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President-elect Joe Biden's choice to lead the U.S. intelligence community vowed Tuesday to help the FBI uncover any role that foreign nations like Russia may have played in radicalizing the violent mob that stormed... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With less than 24 hours left in office, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday issued a determination that the Chinese government has committed "genocide" and "crimes against humanity" against Uighurs and other Muslim... Read More.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ and GERRY WAGSCHAL, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 travel bans and harsher media restrictions have provided the Chinese government some shade from the international spotlight in the wake of the country’s alleged human rights abuses.Experts, however, say... Read More.
By MIKE LEVINE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The president's response to COVID-19 has been criticized since the first cases began appearing in the United States in late January. Here’s a look at how his response has evolved since then.Warning... Read More.