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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.
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.
China, Trump’s Public Enemy Number One: US Judge Halts TikTok Ban By Stephen Lendman, September 28, 2020
Japan After Abe Shinzo: Suga Has Inherited Abe’s “Beautiful Japan”. What Will Happen to It? By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, September 28, 2020
China May Block TikTok/Oracle/Walmart Deal By Stephen Lendman, September 28, 2020
The Weaponization of Human Rights By Carla Stea, September 27, 2020
Taiwan’s ‘Self-Defense’ Claim against China: Euphemism for US-Backed Aggression? By Andrew Korybko, September 26, 2020
Sinophobia, Lies and Hybrid War”: The Nation which Unleashed This Plague…” according to Donald Trump at the UN General Assembly By Pepe Escobar, September 25, 2020
China Ramps Up U.S. Crude Oil Imports as Elections Near By Irina Slav, September 25, 2020
Europe Needs China to Become an Independent Global Power By Paul Antonopoulos, September 24, 2020
A US Government-Funded Petition to Rewrite Thailand’s Constitution By Tony Cartalucci, September 23, 2020
On Proper Naming: The Reflection of Ancient Asian Philosophy on Modern Society. The Quest for Peace and Livelihood By Jenn Zhu, September 23, 2020
President Kennedy’s Role in the Vietnam War By Shane Quinn, September 23, 2020
Clashed Visions at the 2020 UN General Assembly: The Speeches of Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping By Andrew Korybko, September 23, 2020
Did the US Draw up a Plan to Drop 80 Nuclear Weapons on North Korea? By Thomas Newdick, September 21, 2020
The US’ Latest Anti-Iranian Sanctions Will Worsen the Trade War with China By Andrew Korybko, September 21, 2020
The United States’ Existential Challenge against China By tricontinental, September 21, 2020
Administration Sued for Records Detailing U.S. Role on Behalf of Glyphosate-maker Bayer in Pressuring Thailand to Reverse Plan to Ban Pesticide By Center For Biological Diversity, September 21, 2020
TikTok and Parent Company Challenge Hostile Trump Regime Actions By Stephen Lendman, September 20, 2020
Rise of Trumpism and Geoeconomic Pivot to China By Nauman Sadiq, September 20, 2020
Swami Agnivesh – A Tribute By Dr. Chandra Muzaffar, September 16, 2020
How Xinjiang “Interferes” with the EU-China Deal By Pepe Escobar, September 16, 2020
US Planned Nuclear Attacks on Every City in the USSR and China By Shane Quinn, September 15, 2020
Is Nepal Skirting, Denying or Defying the COVID Pandemic? By Barbara Nimri Aziz, September 15, 2020
India-Japan “Mutual Naval Logistic Pact”: Directed against China’s Expansion in Africa By Uriel Araujo, September 14, 2020
Afghan Peace Talks Could be Trump’s Final Major Foreign Policy Victory Before November’s Elections By Paul Antonopoulos, September 14, 2020
Chinese Military Calls US “Destroyer of World Peace”, Citing Millions Dead & Displaced in Iraq, Syria, Libya By Zero Hedge, September 14, 2020
It Would be a Big Deal if Russia Promised India Not to Sell Arms to Pakistan By Andrew Korybko, September 13, 2020
Washington Regime Ban on China’s TikTok App: A Dumb Move By Eric Sommer, September 11, 2020
Despite Increasing Trade with Chinese Yuan US Dollar Is Likely to Remain the World’s Biggest Currency Reserve By Paul Antonopoulos, September 11, 2020
Tibet: History and Geopolitics. Mao Zedong’s Legacy By Shane Quinn, September 10, 2020
Thailand’s “Youth Protests” Made in USA. Undermine Thailand Relations with China By Tony Cartalucci, September 09, 2020
India-China Relations: India Ignored A Priceless Opportunity For Peace By Andrew Korybko, September 09, 2020
US Wants to Convert QUAD into “Asian NATO” By Paul Antonopoulos, September 08, 2020
Trump Regime to Blacklist China’s Top Chipmaker? By Stephen Lendman, September 07, 2020
Lies of Omission: China’s Xinjiang “Internment Camps”, Extremist Terrorist Groups in Uighur-Xinjiang By Tony Cartalucci, September 05, 2020
Is the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (Quad) (US, Australia, India, Japan) Intent on Provoking Proxy War with China in the Solomon Islands? By Andrew Korybko, September 04, 2020
Focus: Fears Grow over China’s Possible Massive Sales of U.S. Debt as Weapon By Tomoyuki Tachikawa, September 04, 2020
Pakistan, Kashmir, and the Necessity of Dumping the Old and Embracing the New By Junaid S. Ahmad, September 03, 2020
Trump Regime Sanctions ICC Officials for Investigating US War Crimes By Stephen Lendman, September 03, 2020
India Implodes Its Own New Silk Road By Pepe Escobar, September 03, 2020
US Seeks Formal Alliance Similar to NATO with India, Japan and Australia By Robert Delaney, September 02, 2020
US Seeks Anti-China Alliance, Flashpoint Taiwan Strait By Stephen Lendman, September 02, 2020
North Korea and the “Axis of Evil” By Brian S. Willson, September 02, 2020
How Pakistan’s Military Created Rift Between Imran Khan and Modi? By Nauman Sadiq, September 01, 2020
China Retaliates Against US Entity List By Stephen Lendman, September 01, 2020
KOVID-19: “Virus Terrorism” in Korea? How Powerful Is the “Virus Weapon”? Who Will Win? By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, August 31, 2020
‘A Perpetual Motion Machine Of Killing’: Alleged Cover-Up of Civilians Murdered by UK Special Forces in Iraq and Afghanistan By Media Lens, August 31, 2020
Is Russia Backtracking on China’s “Belt and Road” (BRI)? Moscow’s Balancing Act Between China and India By Andrew Korybko, August 31, 2020
Battleground South China Sea? Growing US Hostility toward China By Stephen Lendman, August 31, 2020
From Cotton to Brinjal: Fraudulent GMO Project in India Sustained by Deception By Colin Todhunter, August 31, 2020
China Warns of “Accidental” Military Confrontation with US By Orinoco Tribune, August 31, 2020
Definitive Eurasian Alliance Is Closer than You Think By Pepe Escobar, August 28, 2020
China’s Project to Create A “Digital Yuan” By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, August 28, 2020
“Made in Bangladesh”. Women Workers in Dhaka Factories Fight For Their Rights. A Union Story By Barbara Nimri Aziz, August 28, 2020
India’s Island Bases Might be a Game-Changer in Its Regional Competition with China By Andrew Korybko, August 27, 2020
Spies or Journalists? Western Media Deliberately Covers Up US Meddling in Thailand By Tony Cartalucci, August 27, 2020
The China-US Trade Deal, Uncertainty and Instability of the Global Economy By Andrew Korybko, August 26, 2020
Geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific Region: Strategic Cooperation between Indonesia and India By Uriel Araujo, August 26, 2020
Catholics Against Nukes: Archbishop Wester, the Church and Nuclear Deterrence By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 26, 2020
Beijing’s Decades-long Policies in Xinjiang, CIA Interference, Funding of Separatist and Terrorist Groups By Shane Quinn, August 26, 2020
China‘s Growing Agriculture Crisis. Devastating Shocks: Swine Fever, Floods, Droughts. By F. William Engdahl, August 26, 2020
China’s Belt and Road (BRI): Investment and Lending Practices in Developing Countries. Is There a “Debt Trap”? By Jemma Nott, August 25, 2020
China: Everything Proceeding According to Plan, Complete Interruption of Relations with US? By Pepe Escobar, August 25, 2020
President No More? US Moves to Ban Chinese Leader Xi Jinping’s Title By wionews.com, August 24, 2020
Despite Threats, the U.S. Will Not Sanction India over Its Relations with Russia By Paul Antonopoulos, August 24, 2020
“Chasing the Light” by Oliver Stone By Edward Curtin, August 24, 2020
China and the Decline of US Power By Dr. Chandra Muzaffar, August 24, 2020
Towards a US-China War? The Creation of a Global Totalitarian System, A “One World Government”? By F. William Engdahl, August 23, 2020
Washington’s Role in Thailand’s “Student Protests”, Destabilize Thailand, Undermine Thai-Chinese Relations By Tony Cartalucci, August 23, 2020
Trump Regime Further Escalates War on China’s Huawei By Stephen Lendman, August 20, 2020
China vs. America, Whose Century Is It? Don’t Ask Donald Trump: “The Invisible Chinese Virus” By Dilip Hiro, August 19, 2020
Trade Wars Threaten Post-pandemic Global Economic Recovery By Paul Antonopoulos, August 19, 2020
Trump Gives Chinese Parent Company 90 Days to Divest from TikTok By Stephen Lendman, August 18, 2020
US Firestorming of Tokyo Rivaled the Hiroshima Bombing By Shane Quinn, August 18, 2020
COVID-19 Coronavirus “Fake” Pandemic: Timeline and Analysis By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, August 15, 2020
China’s Message to Donald: What Do You Want from Us? By Lin Liangduo, August 15, 2020
Thailand Prime Minister Questions Protest Funding By Tony Cartalucci, August 14, 2020
Trump Targets TikTok Social Media Platform, Escalates Trade War Between the U.S. and China By Paul Antonopoulos, August 14, 2020
VIDEO: The “Lock Step” Simulation Scenario: “A Coronavirus-like Pandemic that Becomes Trigger for Police State Controls” By Helen Buyniski, August 13, 2020
Crisis of Civilization. The Manifestation of the Beauty of Humanity. The Legacy of Ancient Chinese Philosophy By Jenn Zhu, August 12, 2020
Exposing US Color Revolution in Thailand Aimed at China By Tony Cartalucci, August 12, 2020