For the 90th anniversary of the People's Liberation Army, China has displayed its modern arsenal in a grand parade. President Xi Jinping stressed the need for a "world-class" army capable of defeating all enemies.
A deal to set up a long-sought hotline between China and Japan was welcomed as a step forward, but as China prepares to mark 80 years since the Nanjing Massacre, analysts warn that tensions will not disappear overnight.
Donald Trump's 12-day tour might go down in history as being the last attempt to master the shifting of power in Asia. What is clear is that Washington has no clue, writes DW's Frank Sieren.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has kicked off the country's 19th Communist Party Congress in Beijing. Xi, who told his audience the party needed to reinvigorate itself, is expected to shake up the Politburo.
As the 19th congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) gets underway, the question occupying observers' minds is how will Chinese President Xi Jinping tighten and expand his grip over power in a leadership reshuffle?
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