Asia

Hundreds of young Chinese, in front of the British Consulate in Hong Kong, sing God Save the Queen and shout “Great Britain Saves Hong Kong”, a rally call in London by 130 parliamentarians demand that British citizenship be given to residents of the former colony.
The surprise collapse of a small Inner-Mongolia Chinese bank, Baoshang, has suddenly focused attention on the fragility of the world’s largest and largely opaque banking system. The timing is very bad, as China struggles with a sharp domestic economic slowdown.
Last November, He Jiankui, a Chinese biology professor at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUST) in Shenzhen announced that he and his team had created the World’s first “genetically edited babies”: twin babies Lula and Nana.
North Korea's "health system is the envy of the developing world" according to the World Health Organization: WHO director-general Margaret Chan said the country had "no lack of doctors and nurses"
CPEC and Pakistan’s “Pivot To Africa” By Andrew Korybko, December 07, 2019
The International Criminal Court (ICC) Holds Hearing on Afghanistan War Crimes, Including US Torture By Brett Wilkins, December 06, 2019
Ukrainian Neo-Nazis Flock to the Hong Kong Protest Movement By Ben Norton, December 06, 2019
Asia Unites Against US Coup Attempt. Decades of US Meddling in Cambodia By Joseph Thomas, December 06, 2019
The Grotesque Immorality of the US War Against Vietnam. Veterans For Peace Brian Willson By S. Brian Willson, December 05, 2019
New Silk Roads in Action at China-Kazakh Border By Pepe Escobar, December 05, 2019
China’s High-Speed Trains By Larry Romanoff, December 05, 2019
Rioting in Hong Kong and Iraq: Human Rights and Hypocrisy in the White House and Congress By Brian Cloughley, December 04, 2019
Russia-China Cooperation, The Power of Siberia Project, Strategic Gas Pipelines By Arabi Souri, December 04, 2019
Going to the ICJ: Myanmar, Genocide and Aung San Suu Kyi’s Gamble By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, December 04, 2019
China Retaliates Against Hostile US Legislation By Stephen Lendman, December 03, 2019
Hong Kong –– Pure Western Insanity By Peter Koenig, December 03, 2019
UN to Resolve the Rohingya Humanitarian Crisis By Askiah Adam, December 03, 2019
Washington’s Grand Design: Draw NATO into Confronting Russia and China By M. K. Bhadrakumar, December 02, 2019
The Pentagon’s “Mother of All Bombs” (MOAB) Dropped on Afghanistan (2017): Devastating Health Impacts, Ruined Farmland By Abdulhaq Omeri, December 02, 2019
Pakistan’s Foreign Relations and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) By Andrew Korybko, December 02, 2019
National Endowment for Democracy (NED) “Pulling the Strings” in Hong Kong By Global Research News, December 01, 2019
China’s African Swine Fever (ASF) “Spreading Globally”? By F. William Engdahl, November 30, 2019
Video: Why Are We Still in Afghanistan? By Prof Michel Chossudovsky and James Corbett, November 29, 2019
A Conspiracy Theory That Became a “Conspiracy Fact”: The CIA, Afghanistan’s Poppy Fields and America’s Growing Heroin Epidemic By Timothy Alexander Guzman, November 29, 2019
The Hong Kong Local Elections Were a Monumental Defeat for Fake News, Not China By Andrew Korybko, November 29, 2019
India’s ‘Military Diplomacy’ Has Been a Mixed Bag of Success By Andrew Korybko, November 29, 2019
Beijing Slams US Anti-China Legislation By Stephen Lendman, November 28, 2019
Did Sri Lanka’s Presidential Election Bring Back a Polarising Wartime Figure? By Dr. Palitha Kohona, November 28, 2019
A New Pipeline Could Undo America’s Influence in Asia By Simon Watkins, November 27, 2019
Iran’s Barter Trade Deals with China, By-Passing the US-Dollar, “Dedollarizing” Her Economy By Peter Koenig, November 27, 2019
The Real Reason America Used Nuclear Weapons Against Japan. It Was Not To End the War Or Save Lives. By Washington's Blog, November 27, 2019
Only Western Loans to Developing Countries are Allowed. US State Department Official By Andrew Korybko, November 26, 2019
One Country, Two Systems Unchanged After Hong Kong Elections By Stephen Lendman, November 26, 2019
Withdrawal of U.S. Forces from South Korea Is Long Overdue: Examining the Military Balance on the Korean Peninsula By Taoka Shunji and Steve Rabson, November 26, 2019
Did the US-funded Afghan Border Outpost Help Tajikistan in Neutralizing ISIS Terrorists? By Omid Rahimi and Aveek Sen, November 26, 2019
The Road Toward Greater Eurasia By Pepe Escobar, November 26, 2019
Turmoil or State Terror in Kashmir? India’s “Hindutiva Project” By Junaid S. Ahmad, November 25, 2019
China Is Building a Community with a Shared Future for Mankind By Peter Koenig, November 25, 2019
Japan Leads the Way in Child Health: No Compulsory Vaccines. Banned Measles Mumps Rubella (MMR) Vaccine By Kristina Kristen, November 25, 2019
Is Vietnam Taking Action against the US Dollar? By Timothy Alexander Guzman, November 24, 2019
China – The Belt and Road Initiative – The Bridge that Spans the World By Peter Koenig, November 24, 2019
How Does China Evaluate and Choose its Leaders? Understanding China’s University System By Larry Romanoff, November 23, 2019
NYT’s “Leaked” Chinese Files Story Covers for Terrorism By Tony Cartalucci, November 22, 2019
Moscow’s Russia-Pakistan Banking Proposal Hints at Big Things to Come By Andrew Korybko, November 22, 2019
U.S. Opens Up Another Front in Its Cold War Against China as Congress Passes the “Hong Kong Democracy Act” By Dr. Leon Tressell, November 22, 2019
Through the Yellow Looking Glass: Australia’s China Wars By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 22, 2019
Sri Lanka Elections: Return of Rajapaksa the Presidency, Would Unleash Full Benefits of China’s BRI for Sri Lanka By Andrew Korybko, November 21, 2019
U.S. Relations with China Were Just Destroyed, and Nothing Will Ever Be the Same Again By Michael Snyder, November 21, 2019
China-Bolivia – A Lithium Deal, No More? By Peter Koenig, November 21, 2019
House and Senate Unanimously Support Destabilizing China By Stephen Lendman, November 20, 2019
Understanding China By Larry Romanoff, November 20, 2019
Release of Western Hostages and Prospects of Peace in Afghanistan By Nauman Sadiq, November 19, 2019
China, USA and the Geopolitics of Lithium By F. William Engdahl, November 19, 2019
US Politicians Ruthless in Pushing Hong Kong Bill in US Senate, Condone Mob Violence By Global Times, November 18, 2019
Hardline US Senators Call for Combatting China By Stephen Lendman, November 18, 2019
US Dirty Hands Escalate Hong Kong Violence By Stephen Lendman, November 18, 2019
Why Is Thailand Buying Russian Helicopters? Are They Better than “Made in America”? By Joseph Thomas, November 17, 2019
The Costs of an Illegal Military Occupation: Trump Demands Five-Fold Increase in Payments from South Korea By Jason Ditz, November 15, 2019
Greece as the Centrepiece of China’s BRI in the Eastern Mediterranean By Paul Antonopoulos, November 15, 2019
In Berlin Wall Speech, Pompeo Advances Crusade Against Russia and China By Bill Van Auken, November 12, 2019
Agrarian Crisis and Malnutrition: GM Agriculture Is Not the Answer By Colin Todhunter, November 11, 2019
A “Blue Dot” Barely Visible from China’s “New Silk Roads” By Pepe Escobar, November 09, 2019
Dwindling US Hegemony in South East Asia in Favor of China By Paul Antonopoulos, November 08, 2019
The Completion of the Kartarpur Corridor Is a Victory for the Sikh Community By Andrew Korybko, November 08, 2019
China and US Agree on Phased Tariffs Rollback? By Stephen Lendman, November 08, 2019
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China’s Vision for the Future: “Give Peace a Chance” By Peter Koenig, November 08, 2019
Is There a Place for Ethics in Smart Cities? By Dr. Jaspal Kaur Sadhu Singh, November 07, 2019
The New World Order. Trade and Power: The Economies of China, India and the US By Shane Quinn, November 07, 2019
India’s RCEP Refusal: Geopolitical Blunder or Pro-American Pivot? By Andrew Korybko, November 07, 2019
India’s S-400 Missile Defense Deal with Russia. Geo-Strategic Implications By Padraig McGrath, November 07, 2019
Addiction to Online Video Games? By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 07, 2019
China’s Development of the Russian Far East Can Improve EU-Moscow Relations By Paul Antonopoulos, November 06, 2019
UN Security Council Sanctions against North Korea Responsible for Deaths of 3,193 Children Under Age 5 in 2018 Alone! By Carla Stea, November 06, 2019
Asia’s Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP): The RCEP Train Left the Station, and India, Behind By Pepe Escobar, November 06, 2019
India’s Refusal on RCEP Causes Far-reaching Geopolitical Implications By Andrew Korybko, November 06, 2019
Malaysian PM Dr. Mahathir: No Country Can Impose Sanctions on Other Countries By Press TV, November 05, 2019
How Islamic Jihadism Was Conceived as Antidote to Communism? By Nauman Sadiq, November 05, 2019
Improved Russia-India Ties To be Balanced with Improved Russia-China Relations By Andrew Korybko, November 05, 2019
Pakistan: “Father of the Taliban” Attempts to Oust Imran Khan Government By Junaid S. Ahmad, November 04, 2019
Life in the Most Drone-bombed Country in the World By Ali M. Latifi, November 04, 2019
Glyphosate: US Pressures Thailand Over Monsanto Poison Ban By Joseph Thomas, November 04, 2019
MH17: The Quest for Justice By Askiah Adam, November 04, 2019
“Japanization” and Abenomics: The Saga of Japan’s Falling Economy By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, November 04, 2019
Japan – Ending a War and Saving Lives? By Larry Romanoff, November 04, 2019