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China To Fund $20B In Iran Projects Despite Sanctions

AP | Posted 11.02.2013 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A report by an Iranian media website says China has agreed to finance $20 billion in development projects in Ira...

Nuclear Iran: The Baghdad-Moscow Round of the Political Game

Amir Madani | Posted 06.06.2012 | World
Amir Madani

All the players (Iran, the P5+1, and Israel) have for years been using the Iranian nuclear question for their own political purposes. Although most informed experts believe there is no imminent danger from the Iranian nuclear project, there is a dangerous, ongoing, global political game.

Geithner Seeks China's Support For Sanctions On Iran

AP | JOE McDONALD | Posted 03.11.2012 | World

BEIJING — China and the United States have pledged during a visit by Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner to cooperate on boosting the global eco...

China: No Comment On Iran's Nuclear Programs

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 01.08.2012 | World

BEIJING — China said Wednesday it is still studying the U.N.'s critical assessment of Iran's nuclear program, likely indicating it will withhold...

China's Chief-of-Staff in Israel -- A Friendship With Limitations

Dr. Josef Olmert | Posted 10.15.2011 | World
Dr. Josef Olmert

A visit in Israel at a time of talks about the declining stature of the US in the region and instability in so many Arab countries is a clear political statement by the Chinese, "we are here and Israel is our friend".

China's Ties To Shunned Regimes Highlighted By Kim Jong Il's Visit

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 07.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Visits to Beijing this week by top officials from North Korea, Myanmar, and Iran are spotlighting China's cozy ties with nations widel...

China, Iran Forge Ties Over Oil (VIDEO)

Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Wen Jiabao, the Chinese premier, has made it clear he does not agree with Western demands for sanctions over Tehran's disputed nuclear programme, in...

China Opposes Iran Sanctions Sought By U.S.

nytimes.com | ANDREW JACOBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING China will not support increased sanctions on Iran as a way to curb its nuclear program, a government spokeswoman said Thursday...

Peres: China Is Key To Iran Policy

UPI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Israeli President Shimon Peres said Thursday that China is a vital part of international efforts to limit Iran's controversial nuclear program....

Iran, China Sign $2 Billion Oil Contract

AFP | Aresu Eqbali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Iran and China's Sinopec on Sunday signed a two billion dollar contract to develop a major Iranian oil field, a crucial deal for the Iranian energy in...