Is Hong Kong US Or Chinese Territory?

By Yonden Lhatoo, SCMP. -

Blatant interference by the US is prompting Beijing’s new legislation to protect national security. Now, the very people who brought all this upon us are having conniptions over what it means [...]

China Updates Its ‘Art of (Hybrid) War’

By Pepe Escobar, Asia Times. -

In 1999, Qiao Liang, then a senior air force colonel in the People’s Liberation Army, and Wang Xiangsui, another senior colonel, caused a tremendous uproar with the publication of Unrestricted [...]

A Universal Appeal For Humanity To End Militarism And Stop War

By Abdallah El Harif and Vijay Prashad, Peoples Dispatch. -

On March 15, 1950, the World Peace Council sent out the Stockholm Appeal, a short text that called for a ban on nuclear weapons and that would eventually be signed by almost 2 million people. The [...]

US Blocks Vote On UN’s Bid For Global Ceasefire

International diplomats were stunned and frustrated Friday after the United States again blocked a United Nations resolution to call for a global ceasefire during the COVID-19 pandemic, only [...]

The Hegemon Won’t Leave

By Leonid Savin, Oriental Review. -

While the global economy plunges into a recession, actively aided by the coronavirus pandemic, the US is already hatching plans not just for its own recovery, but also the removal of geopolitical [...]

Israel May Ask For Double Its Usual $3.8 Billion From The US This Year

By Alison Weir, If Americans Knew. -

Breaking Defense, a digital magazine that covers military issues, reports that Israel may ask for its U.S. aid early, possibly in a lump sum that could be as high as $7.6 billion. This would [...]

The Coronavirus Chronology From Hell

By Dilip Hiro, Tom Dispatch. -

Historically, in hyper-crises, local and global systems can change fundamentally. Before the coronavirus pandemic hit first China and then the rest of the globe, the question of whether the [...]

US And Israel Team Up To Thwart War Crimes Probes

By Maureen Clare Murphy, Electronic Intifada. -

The US secretary of state’s threats to sanction two employees working for the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court and their families last month may have been the opening salvoes [...]

US Will Cover-up Its Own Coronavirus Death Toll

By Moon of Alabama. -

The U.S.already "covered-up" Covid-19 casualties by not testing enough. And the U.S. CDC will now do exactly what China has done during the outbreak in Hubei province. It will only report [...]

The US Is A Failed State, And COVID-19 Proves It

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

U.S. imperialism has a long-standing habit of imposing the most brutal forms of war and torture onto nations under the pretext of so-called humanitarian grounds. Humanitarian intervention and the [...]

US And Colombia Drive Drug Trade

By Anya Parampil, The Grayzone. -

Red Lines host Anya Parampil speaks with Pino Arlacchi, the former Executive Director of the United Nations Office for Drug Control and Prevention, about the US decision to charge Venezuelan [...]

China’s Damning US Human Rights Report May Be Propaganda, but It’s Not Wrong

By Alan Macleod,   -

Amid a global pandemic, you might be forgiven for having missed that the State Council Information Office of the People’s Republic of China just released a 13,000-word report on the state of [...]

The Trump Administration Drove Him Back To China, Where He Invented A Fast Coronavirus Test

By David Armstrong, Annie Waldman and Daniel Golden, -

On the fourth floor of the University of Florida cancer research building, the once-bustling laboratory overseen by professor Weihong Tan is in disarray. White lab coats are strewn over [...]

China Locked In Hybrid War With US

By Pepe Escobar, -

Among the myriad, earth-shattering geopolitical effects of coronavirus, one is already graphically evident. China has re-positioned itself. For the first time since the start of Deng Xiaoping’s [...]

China Calls For Lifting Of U.S. Sanctions Against Iran

By Betsey Piette, -

Amid the fight against the coronavirus COVID-19, China called on March 16 for the immediate lifting of U.S. sanctions on Iran, one of the countries hardest hit by the pandemic. China’s call came [...]