Sinosphere: Beetle Is Named in Honor of Xi Jinping, but China Aims to Squash the News

The taxonomic gesture appeared to irritate propaganda bosses, who moved fast to block references to the “Xi beetle” from the nation’s heavily censored internet


Philippines v. China: Q. and A. on South China Sea Case

An international tribunal released a landmark decision on Beijing’s claim to sovereignty over 90 percent of the South China Sea.


Philippines v. China: Q. and A. on South China Sea Court Case

An international court is scheduled to release a landmark ruling Tuesday on Beijing’s claim to sovereignty over 90 percent of the South China Sea.


Chinese Curb Cyberattacks on U.S. Interests, Report Finds

FireEye, a security firm, reported a sharp decline in Chinese hacking even before the White House completed an agreement with China to curb cyberespionage.