This series is a month-by-month recap of censorship instructions issued to the media by government...
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by Samuel Wade | Jun 5, 2018
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Anne Henochowicz | Nov 27, 2012
In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet...
by Josh Rudolph | May 23, 2012
From June 6-7, China will be hosting the 2012 Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in Beijing. The SCO is an international mutual-security organization thought by some to be a collective attempt to counter NATO and...
by cdtstaff | May 7, 2011
China staged anti-terrorism mock drills with neighboring Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan in a region of Western Xinjiang suspected by the Chinese government of harboring separatists. This one-day drill was held by the Shanghai...
by Sophie Beach | Jun 9, 2010
From Reuters: The six-nation SCO, led by Russia and China, will meet in the Uzbekistan's capital Tashkent on Thursday, a day after the United Nations Security Council is expected to approve fresh sanctions against a defiant...
by Sophie Beach | Dec 6, 2009
ChinaGeeks translates a post from former journalist Zhang Wen about President Obama's announcement of a troop surge in Afghanistan and Chinese media reports headlined, "“China responds to Obama’s troop increase: Willing to...
by Japhet Weeks | Sep 16, 2008
The International Herald Tribune reports that Russia is not getting the help it has grown to expect from its Asian neighbors -- China top among them -- over the recent conflict with former Soviet satellite Georgia: The Asian...
by Sophie Beach | Aug 31, 2008
AP reports on China's role in dealing with Russia's recent actions in Georgia at the recent Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit: As Moscow's combative rhetoric leaves it increasingly isolated, China may have tipped the...
by Japhet Weeks | Mar 21, 2008
Stephen Blank, a professor at the US Army War College, argues at EurasiaNet.org that recent protests in and around Tibet provide a "repression blueprint" to other members of the Shanghai Cooperation Group. "It is possible to...
by Japhet Weeks | Feb 6, 2008
Greg Torode writes in the South China Morning Post (subscription only) how a changing Russia, having turned its attention away from Asia after the collapse of the Soviet Union, is looking east again. According to one strategic...
by Liu Yong | Oct 17, 2007
From YaleGlobal Online: In mid-August, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) conducted a multi-state military exercise in Russia’s Volga-Urals region, code-named “Peace-Mission 2007.” The SCO allowed some 80 nations to observe rehearsal of the drill, but not the US, an omission that could command considerable outside attention, if not alarm. The joint exercise has prompted some […]
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