China offers support for Yemen government as Xi visits Saudi Arabia

BEIJING:┬áChina has signalled its support for Yemen’s government, which is fighting an Iran-allied militia, on the first day of a visit to Saudi Arabia by Chinese President Xi Jinping, who will also be heading to Tehran later in the week. A Saudi-led coalition began a military campaign last year against the Iranian-allied Shi’ite Houthi movement […]

HK booksellers ‘working on book on Xi’s love life’

Hong Kong A Hong Kong lawmaker said today he believes Chinese security officers kidnapped five publishing company employees who have gone missing in the city, possibly because of a planned book about the former love life of President Xi Jinping. “Hong Kong people are very shocked and appalled,” Democratic legislator Albert Ho told a press […]