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China Sentences Third Canadian To Death On Drug Charges

China sentenced another Canadian to death on drugs charges Friday, August 7, 2020, the second in two days to be handed the punishment, as tensions soar between Beijing and Ottawa. The Foshan Intermediate People’s Court in the country’s southern Guangdong province said Ye Jianhui had been sentenced for trafficking and manufacturing drugs, and would have […]

China Says Pompeo’s South China Sea Illegal Claim ‘Unjustified’

Beijing hit back Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at the US branding of Chinese pursuits in the South China Sea as illegal, saying the accusation was “unjustified’ and a bid to sabotage regional peace. “We advise the US side to earnestly honour its commitment of not taking sides on the issue of territorial sovereignty, respect regional […]

Europe Reopen Borders Amid Coronavirus Fears As China Battles New

A raft of EU nations reopened their borders to fellow Europeans on Monday after months of coronavirus curbs. As caseloads have declined in recent weeks across many parts of Europe, governments have been keen to ease painful lockdowns that have saved lives but devastated economies and wearied confined populations. Belgium, France, Germany, Greece and Ukraine […]