Photo of Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, center, posing with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, right, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

China Threatens Retaliation for Trump’s Planned Tariff Hike

BEIJING — China on Friday threatened retaliation if U.S. President Donald Trump's planned tariff hikes go ahead, while the renewed acrimony between the two biggest global economies sent stock markets tumbling. China's government accused Trump of violating h...
Photo of Shohrat Zakir, chairman of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

China Says Camps for Muslims Lead Them to ‘Modern Life’

BEIJING — China on Tuesday characterized its mass internment of Muslims as a push to bring into the "modern, civilized" world a destitute people who are easily led astray — a depiction that analysts said bore troubling colonial overtones. "It's become a gen...