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Mike Pence, US-China Affairs – the Frederic V. Malek Memorial Lecture, Oct. 24, 2019

November 25, 2019

Vice President Pence spoke at a Woodrow Wilson Center event in Washington.

U.S. State Department, 2019 Hong Kong Policy Act Report, March 21, 2019

October 22, 2019

As mandated by the US-Hong Kong Policy Act of 1992, the U.S. State Department reports on conditions in Hong Kong.

Christopher Ford, State Department, Bureaucracy and Counterstrategy: Meeting the China Challenge, Sept. 11, 2019

September 26, 2019

Dr. Ford spoke at the U.S. Department of Defense in Virginia.

Christopher Ford, State Department, Huawei and its Siblings, the Chinese Tech Giants: National Security and Foreign Policy Implications, Sept. 11, 2019

September 26, 2019

Dr. Christopher Ford is Assistant Secretary of State, heading the Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation. He spoke at the State Department.

U.S. Senate, Report on U.S.-Hong Kong Extradition Treaty, August 19, 1997

September 10, 2019

This report from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee endorsed ratification of this extradition treaty between the United States and Hong Kong. The U.S. does not have such a treaty with China.

Congressional Research Service, Hong Kong’s Proposed Extradition Law Amendments, August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019

This non-partisan Congressional Research Service backgrounder was written by Michael F. Martin. The report notes that the key amendment is to establish procedures for extradition to mainland China, to Macau and to Taiwan. The changes also reduce the number of crimes for which extradition is possible and requires that the possible sentence be for at least three years.

Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankui, “The 40th Anniversary of the Establishment of China-US Diplomatic Relations,” June 18, 2019

June 18, 2019

Ambassador Cui spoke at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Government Accountability Office, Agreements Establishing Confucius Institutes at U.S. Universities Are Similar, but Institute Operations Vary, February 16, 2019

February 16, 2019

This study of Confucius Institutes included 90 such programs. The GAO reviewed the agreements establishing the institutes and carried out interviews with program personnel at 10 colleges. Below is a summary of findings. Click on the link at the bottom for the full report.

2018 Report to Congress On China’s WTO Compliance

February 1, 2019

This is the 17th annual report to Congress on compliance by China with commitments made in connection with its accession to the World Trade Organization. 

Jeff Sessions, 2018, New Initiative to Combat Chinese Economic Espionage

November 1, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions
Washington, DC
Nov. 1, 2018
(Please download the DOJ China Initiative below.)

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Events

August 5, 2020 - 4:00pm

During this digital report launch, PEN America and our panelists will discuss the pressures filmmakers confront and the choices they make in order to have their films be shown in China. 

August 20, 2020 - 4:00pm

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a webinar with Han Li to examine how Chinese are rediscovering the rural China and idealizing rural life in the social media age. She'll also look at the social and political forces driving this trend.