Asia

The “Chinese dragon” of the last two decades may be faltering but it is still hailed by many as an economic miracle. Far from a great advance for Chinese workers, however, it is the direct result of a consolidation of power in the hands of a small clique of powerful families.
Trade War
The unspoken US policy objective behind the arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou on trumped up charges, consists in breaking China's technological lead in wireless telecommunications. What is at stake is a coordinated US intelligence initiative to ban China from playing a strategic role in the 5G global mobile phone network.
China’s exit in October 1949, from the sphere of US control, was perhaps the heaviest blow to strike American post-World War II global hegemony. China’s successful drive for independence had been anticipated in Washington for many months.
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.
China as Major Space Power, Dispatches First Crew to New Tiangong Space Station By TRT World, June 18, 2021
NATO Has Been Called Greatest Threat to World Peace: Now Biden Plans Dangerous Expansion That Will Increase Military Spending and Escalate the Risk of War By Jeremy Kuzmarov, June 18, 2021
NATO Declares China as Global Security Challenge By M. K. Bhadrakumar, June 18, 2021
Hong Kong Pays Off 3 Patients Who Suffered “Adverse” Reaction to COVID Vaccines By Zero Hedge, June 18, 2021
World’s Nuclear Arms on High Operational Alert — & Ready to Strike By Thalif Deen, June 18, 2021
Video: Bill Gates’ Vaccine Experiment with Indian Tribal Girls in 2009 By Global Research News, June 17, 2021
Old and New Official Enemies By Jacob G. Hornberger, June 17, 2021
US Marine Corps Rebuilt to Confront China By Brian Berletic, June 17, 2021
The Real B3W-NATO Agenda By Pepe Escobar, June 17, 2021
Creating Enemies: China Reacts to NATO Targeting It By Rick Rozoff, June 16, 2021
Video: NATO Bids Farewell to Afghanistan, as Taliban Prepare to Win By South Front, June 16, 2021
#ArrestBillGates: Here’s Why Indians Are Enraged at the Gates Foundation By Free Press, June 15, 2021
WHO’s Chief Scientist Served with Legal Notice for Disinformation and Suppression of Evidence By Colin Todhunter, June 11, 2021
G7: Desperately Seeking Relevancy By Pepe Escobar, June 11, 2021
China’s High Speed Rail. Profit-Driven New Cold War Against China By Danny Haiphong, June 10, 2021
China’s Space Program By South Front, June 10, 2021
The “Three Seas Initiative”: The West’s “Answer” to China’s Belt and Road? By Brian Berletic, June 09, 2021
The US Won’t Succeed in Provoking Another Color Revolution in China By Andrew Korybko, June 09, 2021
The China Rising to Global Dominance Scenario. China, The “New Bogeyman” By Tom Clifford, June 09, 2021
Wuhan Lab Upheld as Source of COVID-19: China as a Target. Corrupt Political Circus on Behalf of Super-Rich By Emanuel Pastreich, June 07, 2021
Beijing and Hanoi Boost Military Cooperation in South China Sea By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, June 07, 2021
Biden-Moon Summit: A New Era of Washington-Seoul Alliance? By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, June 07, 2021
Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Help Vietnamese Victims of Agent Orange By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, June 07, 2021
Lesley Blume’s Fallout: The Hiroshima Cover-up and the Reporter Who Revealed It to the World By Lawrence Wittner, June 04, 2021
Women’s Rights and Debt Oppression in Central Asia By Dr Elmira Satybaldieva, June 04, 2021
Was There a Wuhan Lab Leak? An Inquiry Won’t Dig Out the Truth. It Will Deepen the Deception By Jonathan Cook, June 02, 2021
Eisenhower Rejected Military Chiefs’ Demand for Nuclear War on China, Classified Account of ’58 Taiwan Strait Crisis Reveals By Gareth Porter, June 02, 2021
Afghan Nationalism Faces Existential Challenge By M. K. Bhadrakumar, June 01, 2021
The Farmers’ Protests and the Looting of India By Asad Ismi, June 01, 2021
Why We Must Prevent the U.S. from Launching a Hybrid War Against China By Madison Tang and Jodie Evans, May 31, 2021
“Xinjiang in My Eyes”: Debunking the Lies and Anti-China Propaganda Focusing on China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region By Peter Koenig, May 28, 2021
Covid-19 Vaccines Lead to New Infections and Mortality: The Evidence is Overwhelming By Gérard Delépine, May 27, 2021
Wuhan Lab Caught Deleting Files Proving Fauci Funding By Dr. Joseph Mercola, May 27, 2021
China: Towards Capitalist Restoration. Michel Chossudovsky By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, May 26, 2021
Why the EU Sides Against China By Manlio Dinucci, May 26, 2021
Pakistan, China, India and the Afghan Chessboard By M. K. Bhadrakumar, May 26, 2021
Chinese Banks Buy Dollars to Weaken Yuan in Latest Intervention By Zero Hedge, May 26, 2021
Global Britain Returns to Rule the Waves By Jenny Clegg, May 25, 2021
Afghan Nationalism Faces Existential Challenge By M. K. Bhadrakumar, May 24, 2021
Moody’s Highlights that U.S. Was Biggest Loser in Trade War with China By Paul Antonopoulos, May 21, 2021
Microsoft vs Indian Farmers: Agri-Stacking the System By Colin Todhunter, May 20, 2021
Covid Vaccine: The Same Pattern Everywhere? By Mike Whitney, May 16, 2021
Butting Heads with China and Russia: American Diplomats Are Outclassed By Philip Giraldi, May 14, 2021
Geopolitical Projection: US Claims China Is an “Aggressor” By Brian Berletic, May 14, 2021
Kissinger’s “Insider View”: The Tragedy of the US Deep State By Pepe Escobar, May 13, 2021
China on the Horizon as ‘World’s Pharmacy’. Sinopharm’s Covid Vaccine By M. K. Bhadrakumar, May 12, 2021
US Troops Trying to Break Through from Afghanistan into Central Asia By Valery Kulikov, May 11, 2021
Covid Lockdown in India: Anthony Fauci ‘Has No Clue and No Authority to Lecture on What Is Good for India’ By Colin Todhunter, May 10, 2021
US Encirclement of China: A Progress Report By Brian Berletic, May 09, 2021
The True Meaning of the Afghan “Withdrawal” By Prof Alfred McCoy, May 07, 2021
How the ‘Strategic Competition Act’ Could Actually Stonewall Talks with North Korea By Jessica Lee, May 07, 2021
The Apocalypse Must be Near. I Agree with Henry Kissinger – About Cold War with China. By R. J. Eskow, May 06, 2021
Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan Conflict Was Also About the Flow of Afghani Narcotics By Paul Antonopoulos, May 06, 2021
Nuclear War, Radioactive Fallout and the Earth’s Global Ecosystem By Robert Jacobs, May 06, 2021
Is Europe a Vassal State? Joe Biden Seeks EU Endorsement of Washington’s Russia-phobic Policy By Dr. Ludwig Watzal, May 05, 2021
India, COVID and the Need for Scientific Integrity Not Sensationalism By Colin Todhunter, May 04, 2021
Breakthrough in Afghan Peace Process! By M. K. Bhadrakumar, May 03, 2021
Sexed Semen—Why the Technology of Producing Only Female Calves Should be Opposed Firmly By Bharat Dogra, May 03, 2021
Biden’s Anti-Eurasian Green Delusion and America’s Race to Irrelevance By Matthew Ehret-Kump, May 02, 2021
End of an Era? Afghanistan Is Now Graveyard of Contractors, Too. By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos, April 30, 2021
Amid Widespread Disease, Death, and Poverty, the Major Powers Increased Their Military Spending in 2020 By Lawrence Wittner, April 29, 2021
UK Government Drops Bid to Shield Soldiers from War Crimes Prosecutions Committed in Iraq and Afghanistan By Ian Cobain, April 28, 2021
The China-Africa Relationship in the 21st Century By Danny Haiphong and Black Alliance for Peace, April 28, 2021
Afghanistan, the US Plan for a New Catastrophe By Manlio Dinucci, April 27, 2021
America’s Hi-Tech War on China. The Strategic Semiconductors Supply Chain By Stephen Lendman, April 27, 2021
Options for Potential Future Counterterrorism Operations in Afghanistan By M. K. Bhadrakumar, April 27, 2021
Geopolitics of The Arctic: Canada as a Bridge of Cooperation or a Platform for War and Confrontation? By Matthew Ehret-Kump, April 27, 2021
All that Sending a Flotilla Bristling with Weapons into the South China Sea Can Do Is Escalate Global Tensions By Chris Nineham, April 27, 2021
‘Every Time the US “Saves” a Country, It Converts It Either into a Madhouse or a Cemetery’. By Prof. Vijay Prashad, April 26, 2021
Africa Is Choosing China over the U.S.: The Case of Cape Verde By Aidan O’Brien, April 26, 2021
Tanks and Think Tanks: How Taiwanese Cash Is Funding the Push to War with China By Alan MacLeod, April 26, 2021
Taiwan Strait: A Shooting War Involving China, Taiwan and the US? By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, April 26, 2021
America’s Long War against Afghanistan (1979-) By Donald Monaco, April 25, 2021
The Politics of Heroin and the Afghan US Pullout. Private Mercenary Occupation By F. William Engdahl, April 25, 2021
Biden’s Afghan Exit Alarms Contractors Who Outnumber U.S. Troops By Roxana Tiron and Paul Murphy, April 25, 2021
Japan Says Dumping Fukushima Radioactive Water in Pacific Ocean Is Now “Unavoidable” By Elias Marat, April 24, 2021
US Seeks South China Sea Conflict By Tony Cartalucci, April 24, 2021
Afghanistan: US Exit Is with Caveats By M. K. Bhadrakumar, April 22, 2021
U.S. Costs to Date for the War in Afghanistan, 2001-2021 By Prof. Neta C. Crawford and Prof. Catherine Lutz, April 21, 2021
Canada’s Navy Performing Provocative Manoeuvres in South China Sea By Yves Engler, April 21, 2021