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George Floyd dying: China takes a victory lap over US protests

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Demonstrators exterior of the Trump International Hotel in Washington DCThe US mass protests are elevating eyebrows around the globe,...

Beijing-backed Hong Kong govt bans criticism of Chinese anthem on anniversary of Tiananmen bloodbath

Hong Kong MPs on Thursday accepted a controversial regulation that makes it a felony offence to disrespect the Chinese nationwide anthem, as 1000's of...

US is about to limit Chinese media shops

The United States is about to designate at the very least 4 extra state-run Chinese media shops as overseas embassies, growing restrictions on their...

Hong Kong lawmakers cross controversial China anthem invoice

Image copyright AFP Image caption Some protesters have breached barricades erected to cease a vigil in Victoria ParkLawmakers in Hong Kong have permitted a controversial...

For first time in three a long time, no Tiananmen commemorations in Hong Kong

Police entered Hong Kong’s legislature on Thursday after two pro-democracy legislators threw foul-smelling liquid to protest towards the lethal crackdown by Chinese troops in...

Hong Kong Tiananmen: ‘We may never mark the crackdown again’

Hong Kong’s annual candlelight vigil commemorating those that had been killed within the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown has been banned by authorities due to...

Tiananmen anniversary: Hong Kongers mark crackdown regardless of ban

Media playback is unsupported in your system Media captionImages from final 12 months's commemoration in Hong KongPeople throughout Hong Kong are discovering methods to...

Wuhan physician at whistleblower’s hospital dies from coronavirus

A Wuhan physician who labored with coronavirus whistleblower Li Wenliang died of the coronavirus on Tuesday, state media reported. Hu Weifeng, an urologist at Wuhan...

Johnson says UK able to open doorways to Hong Kong residents

UK prime minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday stated the nation stands able to open the door to almost three million Hong Kong residents. Last week,...

Backlash in China after front-line physician dies

Image copyright CCTV Image caption Dr Hu Weifeng has develop into the most recent Wuhan physician to die after contracting coronavirusThe dying of a front-line...

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EU reiterates assist for EastMed pipe, urges Turkey to respect worldwide regulation

The European Union helps the EastMed gasoline pipeline undertaking as one possibility of tapping gasoline provides from the East Mediterranean for the EU, Peter...

A Greek summer season beneath new rules

“Greece welcomes the world” was the slogan introduced by the Greek Foreign Ministry relating to the brand new rules for individuals who arrive within...

Doomsday situations are misplaced

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz spoke with New Europe concerning the battle in opposition to the coronavirus pandemic, the teachings for the European Union, and...

Paris calls for that Iran launch Franco-Iranian tutorial

France on Friday demanded that Fariba Adelkhah, a French-Iranian tutorial whom Iran has sentenced to 6 years in jail, be launched instantly. “One year ago,...

Companies should defend digital rights within the COVID-19 period

The COVID-19 disaster has highlighted – and intensified – our dependence on digital applied sciences, with social-distancing rules forcing individuals to take their work,...

Germany suspects intercourse predator killed lacking British woman Madeleine McCann

German police mentioned they presume Madeleine McCann, the British woman who went lacking whereas on vacation in Portugal together with her mother and father...

Why we’d like the spirit of Bobby Kennedy now

As a hospital doctor in New York, I see the medical impression of COVID-19 day by day: failed lungs, infected hearts, and blocked blood...

Resetting the meals system from farm to fork

There is little question that COVID-19 is exposing large cracks within the world meals system—from labour shortages and disruptions in distribution to the euthanisation...