The data released yesterday were records from the start of 1973 to the end of 1976, covering a variety of diplomatic traffic including cables, intelligence reports as well as congressional correspondence.Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 9:11am
Henry Kissinger has captured headlines and captivated some of the world's best minds with his 580-page book, On China. Most reviews have been favourable, though Professor Andrew Nathan in the upcoming issue of Foreign Affairs neatly dismisses the tome as 'really neither history nor memoir'.2 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...
China, US meet face to face on Asia-Pacific25 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
It was one of the most quotable quotes of the 20th century. When asked about the influence of the French Revolution, the late premier Zhou Enlai is reputed to have said: 'Too early to say.'15 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
It is extremely rare for an American administration to formulate a clear strategy for its China policy during the first presidential term. Richard Nixon is one exception, thanks mainly to the help of a world-class strategic thinker, Henry Kissinger, the architect of the rapprochement between the US and China in 1971.25 May 2011 - 12:00am
After all, the 10th anniversary celebrations and similar anniversary celebrations only happen once every 10 years or so.
Mr Justice Andrew Cheung Kui-nung, in dismissing a judicial review in relation to the turning away of hundreds of Falun Gong protesters in the run-up to the 10th anniversary last year16 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
President Jiang Zemin's visit to Libya at the weekend and coming trip to Iran are aimed at showing the United States that Beijing does not have 'axis of evil' or 'rogue nation' in its foreign policy vocabulary.16 Apr 2002 - 12:00am
On August 7 1974, president Richard Nixon called a meeting with secretary of state Henry Kissinger. Unlike much of what happened in the White House during the Nixon years - which was infamously preserved on secret tape - nobody except the two men present that night knew what was said.13 Feb 2001 - 12:00am
Nixon's Nixon: Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger meet in secret in the White House on August 7, 1974, to discuss the Watergate crisis. This play by Russell Lees, part of the Hong Kong Arts Festival, is described as a 'gripping and ingenious blend of chilling fact and hilarious fantasy' (in English). The performers are, from left, Tim Donoghue and Keith Jochim.10 Feb 2001 - 12:00am
It seems few Americans are able to resist the chance of appearing on Late Show With David Letterman (World, 11.55pm), even when the consequences of their public image are severe. Henry Kissinger really should have known better last week, when he accepted an invitation to go on and plug the last volume of his epic book about world geopolitics.30 Mar 1999 - 12:00am
Chinese leaders were committed to Hong Kong's autonomy and only an accident would disrupt a smooth handover, former US Secretary of State Dr Henry Kissinger said last night.
Beijing wanted the end of 150 years of colonial rule to be celebrated and send a positive message for reunification with Taiwan.21 Jun 1997 - 12:00am
Mannings, the Hong Kong chain of chemist stores, has a clever new method of raising funds for advertising.
Spencer Po, the retailer's director of merchandise and marketing, has written to suppliers of items sold at the shops with the following 'request'.29 May 1996 - 12:00am
CANBERRA: The United States had to learn it could no longer be the world's policeman or would pay a 'horrendous price', former US secretary of state Dr Henry Kissinger said yesterday.
Dr Kissinger said the United States had to develop a 'structured' approach to foreign policy and would learn this by insight or 'bitter experience'.15 Nov 1995 - 12:00am
SINO-AMERICAN relations are set to improve over the next month, former US Secretary of State Dr Henry Kissinger said yesterday, reversing his earlier assessment of a 'free fall'.
He now believes a continued improvement in ties will follow the meeting of presidents Bill Clinton and Jiang Zemin on the fringes of the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation summit in Osaka this month.7 Nov 1995 - 12:00am
THE killing will pose huge difficulties for the peace process, former US secretary of state Dr Henry Kissinger said yesterday in Hong Kong.
Shaken by the murder of his close friend of 35 years, Dr Kissinger questioned whether a new Israeli leader would be as skilled in moving the process forward.7 Nov 1995 - 12:00am