21 November 2014 Last updated at 11:29

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Chinese journalist Gao Yu goes on trial on Friday accused of leaking an internal Communist Party document. The BBC's Celia Hatton asks what she has done to anger Chinese leaders.


Chinese Minister of National Defense, Gen Chang Wanquan, participates in a news conference with US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel (19 August 2013)China in call to resolve conflicts

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