About This Source - CGTN
This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.
Recent from CGTN:
CGTN published this video item, entitled “Beijing criticizes U.S. interference in Taiwan-related issues” – below is their description.
China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has expressed strong indignation and condemnation over a visit to Taiwan by U.S. Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and Environment Keith Krach. MOFA spokesperson Wang Wenbin voiced firm opposition to the trip, saying, “The visit violates the one-China principle and the three China-U.S. joint communiques.” Wang added that China had lodged solemn representations with the U.S. Also, Geng Shuang, China’s deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, on Thursday lodged stern representations with the Trump administration over a lunch meeting between Kelly Craft, U.S. permanent representative to the UN, and an official from the “Taipei economic and cultural office in New York” one day earlier.CGTN YouTube Channel
Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.
In This Story: China
China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong.
7 Recent Items: China
In This Story: Donald Trump
Donald John Trump is the 45th and current president of the United States. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. Trump was born and raised in Queens, a borough of New York City, and received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Wharton School.
5 Recent Items: Donald Trump
In This Story: United Nations
The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization that aims to maintain international peace and security.
At its founding, the UN had 51 member states; with the addition of South Sudan in 2011, membership is now 193, representing almost all of the world’s sovereign states.