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China's Ministry of National Defense hits back at Japan's misleading white paper The Ministry of National Defense made stern representations to Japan after the latter released a new defense white paper that made groundless accusations against China. "The content related to China in the paper ignored facts and was full of bias," Wu Qian, a spokesman for the ministry, said on Tuesday, criticizing Japan for hyping up the "China threat" theory, and for pointing fingers at China's army development and normal military activities. "The Chinese side has expressed strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to the paper, which wantonly interferes in

State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday that China welcomes a visit to the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region by United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet in the near future, saying the door of the region is open. China welcomes people from all over the world who harbor no bias to come to Xinjiang for visits and exchanges, he added. Wang made the remarks via video when addressing the high-level segment of the 49th session of the UN Human Rights Council. He slammed constant hyping by some forces with ulterior motives with regard to Xinjiang

The central government has decided that Macao"s Committee for Safeguarding National Security will have a national security affairs adviser and three national security technical advisers. It announced the decision in a reply dated Nov 30 to Ho Iat-seng, chief executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region, concerning his proposal that the central government set up the posts in the committee. The central government said it had approved a report by Ho that included the proposal. It said the post of national security affairs adviser will be filled by the director of the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in