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China Scaling Up Border Infra, Redeploys Forces in Depth Areas Amid LAC Stand-Off | Source: News 18

Even as India and China continue to remain locked in a military stand-off at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, China is scaling up its border infrastructure and has also redeployed forces in the depth areas. Top government sources confirmed that India has been worried about this rapid infrastructure development in the region, particularly with tensions between the two countries lingering at the LAC despite multiple rounds of military and diplomatic talks held between the two countries in the last one-and-a-half years.

Source: News 18


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China strongly opposes U.S. lawmakers’ visit to Taiwan region | Source: CGTN

China strongly opposes five U.S. lawmakers’ recent visit to Taiwan region, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said. The visit seriously violates the one-China principle and the stipulations of the three China-U.S. joint communiques, and has sent seriously wrong signals to the “Taiwan independence” forces, Zhao said at the briefing.

Source: CGTN


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Africa

Chinese envoy calls for advancement of electoral process in Libya | Source: People’s Daily Online

A Chinese envoy called on all parties in Libya to overcome their differences and advance the electoral process. They call on all foreign forces and mercenaries in Libya to complete their withdrawal as soon as possible in accordance with the relevant action plan so as to create favorable conditions for the political process in Libya.

Source: People’s Daily Online


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China responds to Philippines’ accusation of blocking its ships | Source: RT

China has accused the Philippines of breaching its territory, saying two supply ships were blocked by Beijing’s coast guard as they approached a disputed shoal. Manila protested over the run-in, citing its own claim to the area.

Source: RT


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Cold War 2.0

China/US: Cold War 2.0

November 10, 2021

FOREIGN POLICY/TAIWAN

  • China rails against ‘provocative’ Taiwan visit by US lawmakers ( link )

  • China Rejects Historic U.S. Law Protecting Taiwan As ‘Illegal and Invalid’ ( link )

  • Chinese military forces exercise near Taiwan in response to US visit ( link )

  • Blinken Says Allies Would ‘Take Action’ If China Attacks Taiwan ( link )


MILITARY/DEFENSE

  • China invests in artificial intelligence to counter US Joint Warfighting Concept ( link )

  • US encourages Japan to increase defense spending in light of China threats ( link )

  • US testing Iron Dome against Chinese missiles ( link )

  • China’s Shock Hypersonic Missile Test Alarms U.S. Lawmakers: ‘National Security Crisis’ ( link )

  • U.S. Navy Pilots May Not Be Prepared to Go Head-to-Head with China ( link )


CONNECTIVITY

  • China urged cooperation on global infrastructure initiatives as the US moved to announce its global mega-infrastructure program ( link )

  • Misreading of China’s BRI and aid data by US think tanks is disappointing ( link )


ESPIONAGE

  • China Is Evading U.S. Spies — and the White House Is Worried ( link )

  • US accuses engineer of espionage for Chinese company ( link )

SANCTIONS

  • U.S. extends ban on securities investments in companies linked to China military ( link )

  • The United States blacklisted two Cambodian officials, accusing them of planning to profit from construction work at Cambodia’s biggest naval base, where Washington has expressed concern about China’s military presence. ( link )


OTHERS

  • US Holocaust Museum says China boosting Uyghur repression ( link )



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China Opposes Indian Leader’s Visit to Disputed Border Area | Source: FARS NEWS

Beijing announced that it firmly opposes Indian vice president’s visit to a disputed area on the China-India border, the so-called “Arunachal Pradesh”, urging New Delhi to refrain from moves that complicate boundary issues and bring China-India relations back on the right track and steady development. The so-called “Arunachal Pradesh” was established largely on three areas of China’s Tibet – Monyul, Loyul and Lower Tsayul – which are currently under India’s illegal occupation.

Source: FARS NEWS


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China installs new shelters for troops near LAC in eastern Ladakh | Source: The Asian Age

China has put in place new modular container-based accommodations for its troops in several high-altitude forward areas on its side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh. Some sources said India is also ramping up construction of tunnels, bridges roads and other critical infrastructure in eastern Ladakh and other areas along the nearly 3,500-km LAC.

Source: The Asian Age


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Russia Cautions Central Asia Against Hosting US Forces | Source: The Diplomat

Russia have warned the states of Central Asia against hosting U.S. forces following Washington’s looming exit from Afghanistan, after U.S. and Central Asian officials have been in consistent contact regarding Afghanistan.

Source: The Diplomat


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Geopolitics and Terrorism

U.S. Slows Anti-Terrorist Campaign in Somalia as It Considers New Policy | Source: Wall Street Journal

Biden administration pauses airstrikes against al-Shabaab militants as it weighs national-security priorities and grapples with Trump’s withdrawal.

Source: Wall Street Journal


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In Rare Showing, Cubans Protest Lack of Freedoms, Economic Hardships | SOURCE: U.S. News

Thousands of Cubans marched in the streets to protest and call for President Miguel Diaz-Canel to step down, as they protested against government restrictions and a deteriorating economic situation, worsened by the virus and U.S. sanctions.

SOURCE: U.S. News


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