The Disappeared: An Inside Look at China's Reeducation Camps

The Disappeared: An Inside Look at China's Reeducation Camps

SPIEGEL ONLINE - November 13, 2018

A million Muslims are being held in reeducation camps in northwestern China, where they are forced to learn Mandarin and sing communist songs. Ex-prisoners who have escaped across the border to Kazakhstan talk about their imprisonment. By Katrin Kuntz more... Comment ]

A New Cold War? U.S. Withdrawal from Nuke Treaty Worries Europeans

A New Cold War? U.S. Withdrawal from Nuke Treaty Worries Europeans

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 30, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to back his country out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty has European leaders worried about a return of the Cold War. But the decision may have less to do with Russia and more to do with China. By DER SPIEGEL Staff more... Comment ]


Frau von Ex-Interpolchef im Interview: "Sie sind grausam, sie sind dreckig"

Frau von Ex-Interpolchef im Interview: "Sie sind grausam, sie sind dreckig"

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 19, 2018

Meng Hongwei war der erste Chinese an der Spitze von Interpol - seit Wochen ist er verschwunden. Die Volksrepublik ließ ihn verhaften wegen des Verdachts auf Korruption. Seine Frau schildert die quälende Ungewissheit. mehr... Forum ]

Operation Mekong: China Solidifies Its Influence in Southeast Asia

Operation Mekong: China Solidifies Its Influence in Southeast Asia

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 11, 2018

China has always wielded significant influence in Southeast Asia. Lately, though, as the West turns its attention elsewhere, Beijing has been seeking to solidify its economic and political clout in the region. By Bernhard Zand more... Comment ]


Meng Hongwei in Haft: China wirft Ex-Interpolchef Korruption vor

Meng Hongwei in Haft: China wirft Ex-Interpolchef Korruption vor

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 08, 2018

Zwei Wochen ließ China die Welt über den Verbleib von Meng Hongwei im Unklaren. Jetzt teilt Peking mit: Gegen den Ex-Interpolchef wird wegen Bestechlichkeit ermittelt. mehr... Forum ]

Meng Hongwei: Interpol gibt Rücktritt von verschwundenem Chef bekannt

Meng Hongwei: Interpol gibt Rücktritt von verschwundenem Chef bekannt

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 07, 2018

Der in China vermisste Interpol-Chef Meng ist laut der Polizeibehörde mit "sofortiger Wirkung" zurückgetreten. Chinesische Antikorruptionswächter gaben unterdessen bekannt, Meng stehe "unter Aufsicht". mehr... Forum ]


Meng Hongwei: Der Interpol-Chef, der nach China reiste und verschwand

Meng Hongwei: Der Interpol-Chef, der nach China reiste und verschwand

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 07, 2018

Als Meng Hongwei 2016 Interpol-Präsident wurde, feierte Chinas Regime, war international aufgewertet. Jetzt verschwand Meng - während eines China-Aufenthalts. Was auch immer dahintersteckt: Für Peking ist der Fall eine Blamage. Von Bernhard Zand, Peking mehr... Forum ]

Going Global: Newspaper Could Help Rebrand China Abroad

Going Global: Newspaper Could Help Rebrand China Abroad

SPIEGEL ONLINE - August 23, 2018

The South China Morning Post has been reporting from Hong Kong for 115 years. Internet giant Alibaba bought the newspaper in 2015 in what appears to be an effort to turn it into a global media brand. By Ann-Kathrin Nezik more... Comment ]


The Matchmakers: China's 200 Million Singles Are a Big Business

The Matchmakers: China's 200 Million Singles Are a Big Business

SPIEGEL ONLINE - August 03, 2018

Many people in China who want to get married are having trouble finding a partner. The country's decadeslong one-child policy led to the country having more young men than women, and their growing prosperity is making them pickier. By Katrin Kuntz more... Comment ]

China's Xinjiang Region: A Surveillance State Unlike Any the World Has Ever Seen

China's Xinjiang Region: A Surveillance State Unlike Any the World Has Ever Seen

SPIEGEL ONLINE - July 26, 2018

In western China, Beijing is using the most modern means available to control its Uighur minority. Tens of thousands have disappeared into re-education camps. A journey to an eerily quiet region. By Bernhard Zand more... Comment ]