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"
What is the Difference between Capitalism and Socialism? By Larry Romanoff, October 18, 2019
US-China “Trade” War? No Way. Only the Defeat of Turbo-Capitalism! By Andre Vltchek, October 18, 2019
The US Bids to Extradite DPRK Businessman from Malaysia ‘Solely Based on Politics’ By Dr. Derek Ford, October 17, 2019
The African Swine Fever Outbreak, Devastating Impacts on Food Supply By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 16, 2019
China Vows Strong Countermeasures in Response to Hostile US Legislation By Stephen Lendman, October 16, 2019
UN General Assembly 2019: Venezuela, Russia, China Denounce Violations of International Treaties and Distortions of UN Charter By Carla Stea, October 15, 2019
The Last Moments of Indonesia as We Know It. Forest Fires, Collapsing Economy By Andre Vltchek, October 14, 2019
China-US Mini Trade Deal: Trump Takes the Money and Runs By Dr. Jack Rasmus, October 14, 2019
Information Warfare: Twitter Targets Hong Kong By Tony Cartalucci, October 14, 2019
Unwarranted Optimism over US/China Trade Talks By Stephen Lendman, October 13, 2019
The History of Hong Kong, Britain’s Colonial Legacy. Fast Forward to 2019 By Larry Romanoff, October 13, 2019
President Xi’s Trip to Nepal Will Unlock New Strategic Opportunities By Andrew Korybko, October 13, 2019
Behind Hong Kong’s Black Terror By Pepe Escobar, October 13, 2019
China Will Shake the Whole World: About Farmers and Artificial Intelligence By Marc Vandepitte and Ng Sauw Tjhoi, October 11, 2019
Some in Hong Kong Feel Frustrated, as Their City Is Losing to Mainland China By Andre Vltchek, October 11, 2019
China: Rise, Fall and Re-Emergence as a Global Power By Prof. James Petras, October 10, 2019
The Seeds Of Suicide: How Monsanto Destroys Farming By Dr. Vandana Shiva, October 10, 2019
The New Arms Race: Hypersonic Weapons and “National Insecurity” By Prof. Rajan Menon, October 10, 2019
India’s Military-Strategic Inroads with Vietnam Pose a Challenge to China By Andrew Korybko, October 10, 2019
Russia and China Reach New Level of Military Cooperation. China’s Missile Early Warning System By Andrei Ilyashenko, October 09, 2019
Indonesia’s Huge Forest Fires, Toxic Haze Will Cause Health Problems for Years to Come By Maria C. Lo Bue, October 09, 2019
Tracking Foreign Interference in Hong Kong By Pepe Escobar, October 09, 2019
Trade War
Trump Regime Escalates Economic War on China By Stephen Lendman, October 08, 2019
China-U.S. Relations: From Trade War to Hot War? By Dr. Leon Tressell, October 08, 2019
Is China “Buying Brazil”? Has President Bolsonaro Changed His Aggressive Anti-China Stance? By Paul Antonopoulos, October 08, 2019
Compensating for Forest Loss or Advancing Forest Destruction? By World Rainforest Movement, October 08, 2019
Trump Escalated Wars He Inherited By Stephen Lendman, October 08, 2019
The US-Brokered Taliban-India Prisoner Swap Is a Pretty Big Deal By Andrew Korybko, October 08, 2019
US-China Telecom Warfare: Myanmar Turns to China’s Huawei Despite US Pressure By Joseph Thomas, October 08, 2019
A Blow to US… China to Invest $280bn in Iran Sectors Targeted by Sanctions By Middle East Monitor, October 07, 2019
India-South Korea Security Cooperation. What Impacts on China? By Andrew Korybko, October 07, 2019
US Hostility Toward North Korean Sovereign Independence. Why Talks Go Nowhere By Stephen Lendman, October 07, 2019
Pakistan -China -India Relations: Imran Khan’s China Visit Meant to Influence President Xi’s Upcoming India Meeting By Paul Antonopoulos, October 07, 2019
The Netherlands-Ukraine “Secret Agreement” Regarding the July 2014 Shoot Down of Malaysian Airlines MH17 By Eric Zuesse, October 06, 2019
Hong Kong versus Iraq Protests By Stephen Lendman, October 06, 2019
The Rise of China and the Decline of American Power By Christopher Black, October 05, 2019
Fukushima: “An Ongoing Global Radiological Catastrophe”. “A Huge Coverup”. Dr. Helen Caldicott By Dr. Helen Caldicott and Michael Welch, October 05, 2019
Mao Zedong
Mao Zedong Declares the Foundation of the People’s Republic of China, October 1, 1949 By Global Research News, October 05, 2019
US Now Admits it is Funding “Occupy Central” in Hong Kong By Tony Cartalucci, October 05, 2019
As Global Economy Weakens, Trump Escalates Trade War By Stephen Lendman, October 04, 2019
Joshua Wong, Juan Guaido – New Generation of Pro-Western “Saints” By Andre Vltchek, October 04, 2019
Iran Is China’s Secret Weapon for Killing off the US Dollar’s Global Reserve Status By Federico Pieraccini, October 04, 2019
Slow Burn: Dirt, Radiation, and Power in Fukushima By Dr. Peter Wynn Kirby, October 03, 2019
India’s Wrong, the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Isn’t ‘Illegal’ By Andrew Korybko, October 03, 2019
China’s Hypersonic Missile Dominance By Andrew Korybko, October 03, 2019
The People’s Republic of China: 70 Years of Struggle and Success By Andrew Korybko, October 02, 2019
New ‘Red’ Bloc: Russia -China Alliance By South Front, October 02, 2019
Counting the Dead Through the Fog of War in Afghanistan By Nicolas J. S. Davies, October 02, 2019
The Second Candle-Light Revolution in Korea: The People’s Fight for the Survival of Clean Democracy By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, October 02, 2019
The “Kashmir 2 Khalistan” Campaign Is the Solution to India’s Separatist Issues By Andrew Korybko, October 01, 2019
US
The Sickness of American Foreign Policy By Eric Zuesse, September 30, 2019
October 1, 1949: China’s Miracle – as seen by the Official China Itself By Jan Oberg, September 30, 2019
The ‘Hong Kong Human Rights & Democracy Act’ Will Intensify the Hybrid War on China By Andrew Korybko, September 30, 2019
Annexation of Kashmir: Pakistan Just Warned the World About the 21st Century’s Munich Moment By Andrew Korybko, September 29, 2019
Afghanistan: The Wounds of War By Kathy Kelly, September 29, 2019
The Twin Threats of Nuclear War and Global Warming By Hans Stehling, September 29, 2019
145,000 Tons of Indian Oil at Risk after US Blacklists Chinese Shipping Companies By Great Game India, September 27, 2019
Hong Kong Protests: Fading Foreign Tantrum, Not Genuine Revolution By Joseph Thomas, September 27, 2019
Challenges to US Hegemony: America Will Remain the World’s Strongest Nation for Years to Come? By Shane Quinn, September 27, 2019
Will China’s Belt and Road (BRI) Diplomacy Facilitate a Rapprochement Between Myanmar and Bangladesh? By Andrew Korybko, September 26, 2019
Trump Regime “War on China by Other Means” By Stephen Lendman, September 26, 2019
From the Western Inspired Taiping Rebellion (1850-1864) to the Hong Kong Protest Movement By Miguel Iradier, September 26, 2019
Why Doesn’t India Follow China’s Iranian Oil Policy? By Paul Antonopoulos, September 25, 2019
Hong Kong is Scared – of the Rioters By Andre Vltchek, September 25, 2019
Will the Carcass of Indonesian Infrastructure Really be Revived by Big Business? By Andre Vltchek, September 25, 2019
Humanitarian Crisis in Kashmir: India’s “Economic Opening” Has “Closed Off Kashmir” By Andrew Korybko, September 24, 2019
Tiananmen Square: The Failure of an American-instigated 1989 Color Revolution By Larry Romanoff, September 24, 2019
India, Pakistan, Kashmir: Taking the War Option Off the Table By Zia Mian, Prof. M. V. Ramana, Abdul H. Nayyar, and Sandeep Pandey, September 24, 2019
India’s Prime Minister Modi’s Texas Trip Will Make a Mockery Out of American Democracy By Andrew Korybko, September 22, 2019
A Game-Changing China-Pakistan Proposal for the Afghan Peace Process By Andrew Korybko, September 22, 2019
Burning Amazonia, Denying Climate Change, Devastating Syria, Starving Yemen, Ignoring Kashmir By Richard Falk, September 20, 2019
The Struggle for Peace in Afghanistan: Is Community Engagement the Key? By Robert J. Burrowes, September 19, 2019
Open Letter to US Congress: Why the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 Must be Opposed By K.J. Noh, Kevin Zeese, and Margaret Flowers, September 19, 2019
Disputing Trump Claims, Japan Says No Evidence Iran Was Behind Saudi Attack By Jake Johnson, September 19, 2019
Here Is How China-US Trade War Impacts Iran By Salman Rafi Sheikh, September 19, 2019
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan and The Taliban. Russia’s “Balancing Act” in South Asia and Afghanistan By Andrew Korybko, September 18, 2019
China-Thailand Military Cooperation. Shifting Global Balance of Power By Joseph Thomas, September 18, 2019
On the Ground, Feeling the Pulse of Protest Hong Kong By Pepe Escobar, September 17, 2019
The True Geopolitical Significance of the Hong Kong Protests By Col. Lawrence Wilkerson and Emanuel Pastreich, September 17, 2019
Japan-Russia Relations, The Kuril Islands Dispute and the Revival of Suzuki Muneo By James Brown, September 16, 2019