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Peking Opera rocks the Met – museum, that is

The Peking Opera Farewell My Concubine debuted at the China Garden of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on Friday.

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Major General Zhang, a war hero, founder, dies at 101

Zhang Yuhua, the retired major general and war hero, died early on Sunday in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, at age 101, reducing the number of generals who fought to establish the People’s Republic of China to 25.

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War hero promoted to PLA’s chief of staff

China has appointed a war hero as chief of staff of the People’s Liberation Army, according to the Defense Ministry.

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‘Comfort women’ film a sleeper hit

A documentary film on the lives of 22 sex slaves in China who survived World War II has become an unlikely hit. Su Beiqi, the head of the film’s promotional team, said they expected the low-budget documentary, Twenty Two, which was shown on just 1 percent of China’s 45,000 screens on its opening day Monday, […]

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PLA, US military to work together

Top Chinese and US military officials agreed to further develop military relations and exchanges amid growing tensions on the Korean Peninsula.

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Activists demand justice for ‘comfort women’

Human rights activists and organizations on Monday rallied in front of the Japanese consulate in San Francisco, demanding justice for “comfort women” around the world, in commemoration of the international “Comfort Women” Day of Remembrance.

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