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Hong Kong Imposes Unprecedented COVID Lockdown As China Scrambles To Protect Beijing

In the first sign of confirmation that the current COVID resurgence taking place in northeastern China might be more widespread than the Chinese state (and its attendant party-controlled press organs) have been letting on, the city of Hong Kong on Friday just announced its first-ever lockdown, a measure that is reminiscent of the harsher measures…

China Locks Down Another 1.7MM As Mutant COVID Invades Beijing; Dutch Plan First Curfew Since WW2: Live Updates

Summary: China locks down parts 1.7MM in Beijing as mutant strain discovered US cases, deaths continue to slow from holiday peaks Dutch gov’t proposes first national lockdown since WW2 Japan reports 5,532 new COVID-19 cases Turkey administers 1MM doses Israel’s vaccination effort is currently the most advanced in the world in terms * * *…

Beijing Pushes Back Against Trump Administration Efforts To Halt Slave Labor In Xinjiang

When push came to shove, the NYSE showed Americans just how badly the globalists depend on China, when it resisted an executive order to delist Chinese telcos. The exchange’s embarrassing flipflop comes as the Trump Administration does what it can to hammer the CCP for its persecution of Muslims in Xinjing. Yet, as Trump and…

Beijing Orders "Severe And Unusual" Media Censorship Of Alibaba Anti-Trust Probe

Despite claims that China’s richest man is alive and well and merely “laying low” (reminder – Jack Ma has not been seen in public since he made a speech criticizing the country’s state-owned banks and financial regulators in October), speculation about his whereabouts grows as China’s government has told the country’s media to censor reporting…

"We Don't Need A World Where China Becomes Another US": Beijing Offers Vision For Restored Sino-US Relations Under Biden

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi issued some blunt statements on the deteriorated state of China-US relations during a recent wide-ranging interview in state media: “We don’t need a world where China becomes another United States. This is neither rational nor feasible. Rather, the United States should try to make itself a better country, and China will surely…

Hong Kong Activists Joshua Wong & Agnes Chow Jailed For Defying Beijing

In the latest act of repression from the Hong Kong government, which recently presided over the expulsion of pro-democracy ‘opposition’ lawmakers from its Legislative Council, activists Agnes Chow and Joshua Wong have been sentenced to prison time for their roles in the 2019 pro-democracy movement. Wong on Wednesday was sentenced to 13.5 months in jail,…

Beijing “Unexpectedly” Injects $30 Billion Into Financial System, Sparking Doubts About True State Of China’s Economy

Back in late 2019, we were frequently greeted by headlines such as this, indicating that PBOC was periodically making “unexpected” liquidity injections, which made sense in light of China’s ongoing economic slowdown: … and: Fast forward one year, when China’s economy is supposedly growing at a blistering pace thanks the massive credit injections following the…

“China Is Angry. China Can Be The Enemy”: Beijing Launches Extraordinary Attack On Australian Government

With the war of words between China and the US on hiatus, especially as Beijing awaits for a pro-China Joe Biden to occupy the White House and normalize relations, Beijing has found a new diplomatic target to unleash hell on: Australia. In what the Sydney Morning Herald dubbed “an extraordinary attack on the Australian government”,…

Beijing Sends Biden A Warning

Authored by Pat Buchanan via Buchanan.org, Because of Donald Trump, Vice President Joe Biden thundered during the campaign, the U.S. “is more isolated in the world than we’ve ever been… America First has made America alone.” Biden promised to repair relations with America’s allies. And he appears to have gone some distance to do so…

US Bombers Enter Chinese Air Defence Zone As Beijing Mounts Massive Naval Drills

Two US long-range tactical bombers entered China’s air defence identification zone (ADIZ) on Tuesday in an apparent show of force, just as the Chinese navy was conducting a series of simultaneous massive drills. Aviation tracker Aircraft Spots reported that two US Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers left Andersen Air Force Base in Guam on Tuesday…

Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Lawmakers Quit En Masse After Beijing Moves To Stamp Out Last Bastion Of Political Dissent

Just like that, Hong Kong’s last remaining bastion of political dissent has been crushed by a swift stomp of the CCP jackboot. Hong Kong’s pro-democracy lawmakers, many of whom have been pepper-sprayed, beaten and arrested with their sympathizers in the streets of what was formerly Asia’s gateway to the West, have resigned en masse Wednesday…

Experts: Beijing Technocrat Takeover of UN Presents Existential Threat to US

Officials and experts are sounding the alarm about the threat posed by Beijing’s outsized influence in international organizations, part of its “global governance” agenda. With a newly updated list of communist Chinese nationals in leadership positions within the United Nations and beyond, critics are calling for concrete action to rein in Beijing. Already, Chinese officials lead an…