June 28, 2022

Coronavirus: Chinese Gambling Hub Macau Shuts Most Businesses – But Not Casinos

The government of Macau, a Chinese special administrative region and gambling hub, began shutting down most businesses and public spaces in the region on Sunday to contain a fresh outbreak of the Chinese coronavirus, Xinhua News Agency reported. “The Macao SAR [special administrative region] government has decided to close public venues, including schools, parks, museums…

FACT CHECK: Did Rwandan President Paul Kagame Deport 18 Chinese Nationals?

A post shared on Instagram claims Rwandan President Paul Kagame deported 18 Chinese nationals. Verdict: False There is no evidence that Kagame deported any Chinese nationals. The claim has been circulating since 2020. Fact Check: Rwanda has strengthened relations with China in the past few years and Chinese President Xi Jinping visited the country in…

‘Acute’ Threat of Chinese Invasion of Taiwan ‘Between Now and 2030’: US Intelligence Chief

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is rapidly developing the military capabilities required to launch an invasion of Taiwan, which does not yet have sufficient training and forces to repel such an attack, according to testimony received by the Senate Armed Services Committee during a May 10 hearing on worldwide threats. “China has focused on studying…

Report: Mehmet Oz Performed Surgeries at Chinese Military Hospital in 90s

Despite tough rhetoric toward China, Pennsylvania Senate candidate Mehmet Oz once worked at a Chinese military hospital and spoke glowingly about the country, according to a recent report. Oz in the 199srcs performed surgeries in at least two hospitals, including the Chinese military “3src1 Hospital,” according to the Washington Times. Oz, in an undated video…

US Gave Chinese Firms $1.8B in Subsidies

U.S. state and local governments gave billions in subsidies to Chinese firms, despite China being a major U.S. competitor. We hear from an FCC commissioner about his letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook. He accuses Cook of hypocrisy and censorship. Does the cure cost more than the illness? In Shanghai, locals are sharing stories of…

‘This Is What We Trained For:’ Soldiers Depart to Help Humanitarian Crisis in Europe

Dozens of Canadian soldiers boarded a plane to Poland Friday for what their commander said would be an intense but gratifying mission to help Ukrainians fleeing Russian aggression. The roughly 80 soldiers who took off from Edmonton and another 20 from Trenton, Ont., will offer humanitarian assistance at reception centres throughout Poland, said Maj. Ryan…

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Chinese Sympathizers’: Congressional Candidate Lily Tang Williams Blasts Biden For Not Responding To Deaths From Mass COVID-19 Lockdowns

The only Republican Chinese-American candidate running for Congress claimed China may have “blackmail” on President Joe Biden, preventing him from condemning the country for its “strict COVID-19 lockdowns” starving people in its biggest city.Biden and the media “are connected with China. They are Chinese sympathizers. They have some ideological similarities, and of course the [Hunter]…

Chinese Concentration Camp Survivor Details Torture, Indoctrination

The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC) held a conference Wednesday to review Chinese atrocities in Xinjiang and demand an investigation by the International Criminal Court (ICC). VOC President Andrew Bremberg said: We believe in putting the testimony of witnesses front and center whenever discussing the legacy of communism. The efforts of these brave souls provide…

Chinese Official Rejects Comparisons of China to Russia, Says Taiwan Is an ‘Internal Affair’

Zhu Haiquan, the chief of the political section of the Chinese Embassy in Washington, DC, rejected comparisons of China’s stance with Taiwan to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in a letter to the editor published in the Washington Post on Friday. “The Taiwan question and the Ukraine crisis are totally different in nature,” Zhu argued. “Ukraine is sovereign state,…

Sen. Tom Cotton: ‘We Ought to Ban U.S. Investment in Strategic Chinese Industries’ 

Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) called for a ban on United States investments in strategic Chinese industries on Monday evening during a speech at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. Cotton delivered his speech as part of the Reagan Foundation’s Time for Choosing Speaker Series, where Republican politicians address fundamental questions about the Republican Party. Cotton touched on the threat…

‘Red-Handed’: Microsoft Created Research Lab to Work on Artificial Intelligence for Chinese Military

In one of the many shocking examples it cites of Big Tech elites cozying up to the Communist regime in China, Peter Schweizer’s new book Red Handed: How American Elites Get Rich Helping China Win looks at how Microsoft, an American company, aided and abetted the Chinese military. Previous books by six-time New York Times bestselling investigator…

Ex-Labor MP Tried to Cover-Up $100,000 Donation From Chinese Billionaire: Corruption Body

Former state Labor MP, Ernest Wong, engaged in “serious corrupt conduct” by trying to hide the source of an AU$100,000 (US$71,830) donation to the Australian Labor Party (ALP) in 2015, according to the chief anti-corruption body of the country’s most populated state, New South Wales (NSW…

US Adds Chinese E-Commerce Sites Operated by Tencent, Alibaba to ‘Notorious Markets’ List

In its newly released 2021 Review of Notorious Markets for Counterfeiting and Piracy, or Notorious Markets List for short, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) highlights the prevalence of China-based markets in trademark counterfeiting and copyright piracy. The review emphasizes that the growth of online commerce has greatly extended the reach of…

DOJ Terminates Program Targeting Chinese Espionage Amid Accusations of Racism

The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced Feb. 23 that it would be ending the “China Initiative,” an effort to combat economic espionage, trade theft, and technology transfer from the Chinese regime. The program would be replaced with a broader approach focused on countering espionage, cyberattacks, and other threats from a range of countries…

Report: Chinese Man Kidnapped, Used as ‘Blood Slave’ for Months in Cambodia

A man from China was kidnapped by a gang and used as a “blood slave” in Cambodia for nearly half a year after a phony job advertisement duped him into traveling, according to a report. The 31-year-old man, identified by his surname Li, escaped his captors earlier this month with the help of a gang…

Chinese fans of ‘Friends’ angry after show re-released with censorship

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Chinese fans of U.S. sitcom “Friends” have expressed dismay online after noticing censorship in recently released episodes of the beloved show, including of LGBT issues. Several major Chinese streaming sites, including Tencent (0700.HK), Baidu’s IQiyi Inc (IQ.O), Alibaba’s Youku, and Bilibili (9626.HK), started showing a version of […]

NBA Interrupts Wizards-Clippers Game with Chinese Ambassador Speech

The National Basketball Association (NBA) subjected an audience at Tuesday night’s game between the Washington Wizards and Los Angeles Clippers to a speech by Chinese Ambassador to America Qin Gang. Capital One Arena broadcast a pre-recorded speech by Qin to the audience on Tuesday on the occasion of Lunar New Year – which the NBA…

Schweizer: Biden Family Received ‘Some $31 Million’ from Individuals Linked to ‘Highest Levels of Chinese Intelligence’

Breitbart News senior contributor Peter Schweizer on Sunday revealed how the Biden family have profited from business with individuals “linked to the highest levels of Chinese intelligence.” Schweizer, the author of Red-Handed: How American Elites Get Rich Helping China Win, said Biden’s son Hunter, while the elder Biden was serving as both vice president and president,…

Tucker Carlson: Our attention to Ukraine drives Russia into alliance with the Chinese government

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! There’s nothing more tiresome or predictable than a cable news host who makes the show about himself. Narcissism is to TV people what black lung is to coal miners, and we do our best to avoid catching it. But we’re going to break our rule and tell […]

Report Shows More Officers Dying in the Line of Duty

Last year was a deadly year for police officers. A report by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund shows 458 officers died in 2021, a 55 percent jump compared to 2020 and the most since 1930. COVID-19 was the leading cause of death, followed by gunfire, and traffic accidents. National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial…

Dow Closes Lower After Disappointing Bank Results

The Dow closed lower on Friday with a big drag from financial stocks as investors were disappointed by fourth quarter results from big U.S. banks, which cast a shadow over the earnings season kick-off. The Nasdaq and the S&P regained lost ground in afternoon trading to close higher. Meanwhile the consumer discretionary stocks put pressure…

Heavy Snow in Midwest Slows Travel, Closes Scores of Schools

A worker clears snow in Minneapolis, on Dec. 31, 2021. (David Berding/Getty Images) MINNEAPOLIS—Heavy snow spread Friday across a large swath of the Midwest, where travel conditions deteriorated and scores of schools closed or moved to online instruction. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for parts of Minnesota, the Dakotas, Iowa and…

Independent Aussie Grocers Keep Shelves Stocked

While Australia’s major supermarket chains may have experienced stock shortages due to COVID-19 delays, Sydney and Melbourne produce markets are reporting plentiful supply with distribution largely unaffected. The spread of the virus and isolation of many workers has seen shelves empty at big supermarkets along the east coast in recent weeks. National cabinet this week…

Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To End US Reliance On Chinese Minerals

A Republican and Democratic senator introduced legislation Friday that aims to end U.S. reliance on rare-earth metals sourced from and produced in China.The Restoring Essential Energy and Security Holdings Onshore for Rare Earths (REEShore) Act would prevent supply disruptions and bolster domestic production of the minerals, according to Sens. Tom Cotton and Mark Kelly, the…

Poll: Majority Disapprove of Biden’s Handling of the Chinese Coronavirus

Most Americans disapprove of President Joe Biden’s handling of the Chinese coronavirus, a Quinnipiac University Poll released Wednesday found. The survey asked respondents, “Do you approve or disapprove of the way Joe Biden is handling – the response to the coronavirus?” Notably, the coronavirus stood as one of Biden’s leading issues heading into the 2020…

‘A Nightmare’: Chinese Worker Spends Months in Hotel Quarantine in Indonesia After Dispute With Employer

In early December, Xiao Yonghong spent his 48th birthday alone, stranded in a hotel in a foreign country, blocked by his employer from returning home. Xiao, a Chinese electrician, said that his employer made him “quarantine” in a hotel in Indonesia for over fourth months under the excuse that his COVID-19 antibody test results did…

US calls out China 'escalation' after Chinese coast guard fired water cannons at Philippine ships

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The State Department called out China for its “escalation” in the South China Sea, saying it “directly threatens regional peace and stability,” while maintaining the United States’ commitment to supporting the Philippines. The People’s Republic of China Coast Guard blocked and used water cannons against Philippine resupply […]

Hollywood’s Sinking Ship Sends F-List Actors Flocking to Anti-American Chinese Propaganda Films

The rapid decline of Hollywood’s share of the Chinese film market – the largest in the world as of 2020, when the Chinese coronavirus pandemic shut American cinemas and productions down – has created a small but growing market of Western actors landing big roles as the villains in communist propaganda movies. Hollywood studios have…

THE CHINESE COMMUNIST PARTY PUSHES LOCKDOWNS IN U.K.

Is the Chinese Communist Party Orchestrating the New Global Wave of Covid Lockdowns?

Peng Shuai Denies Making Sexual Assault Charges Against Chinese Vice Premier

Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai has finally come out on camera only to deny her earlier accusations that a Chinese official raped her. Early in November, Shuai posted a message to her Chinese social media account saying that she has been sexually abused in 2019 by Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli. But her Weibo account…

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