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FBI director: China’s economic espionage threatens free societies

The Chinese Communist Party's theft of intellectual property has resulted in one of the largest transfers of wealth in history, a U.S. official says.
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25 years later: Remembering the Srebrenica genocide

In July 1995, more than 8,000 innocent victims were killed in the Srebrenica genocide. The U.S. is honoring the memory of those killed.
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Chinese media: Press or propagandists?

The State Department recently designated five Chinese state-run media organizations as foreign missions, recognizing that they are controlled by the CCP.
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Report: CCP conducts mass sterilization of minority women

The Chinese Communist Party is forcing Uyghur women to undergo sterilization and mandatory birth control to limit population growth, a new report says.
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Global consensus grows on risks of China’s 5G firms

Countries and companies around the world are recognizing the risks posed by untrustworthy 5G telecommunications equipment supplied by Chinese firms.
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U.S. works with partners to counter China’s aggressive behavior

The U.S. is seeking to counter the Chinese Communist Party's violations of global norms. See how the U.S. defends the rules-based international order.
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Pompeo: U.S. ‘undaunted in our pursuit of bringing terrorists to justice’

The United States released its annual Country Reports on Terrorism, which look at U.S. and international efforts to combat terrorist threats.
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China defaces Uyghur mosque in continuing religious crackdown

As part of the Chinese government's crackdown against Muslims in Xinjiang, authorities have removed Islamic iconography from the Id Kah Mosque in Kashgar.
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Once interned in China, Uyghur American fights for religious freedom

Learn more about Nury Turkel, the Uyghur American lawyer who has been appointed to the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.