Flashmobs strike Hong Kong and protesters defy the mask ban

President Xi Jinping has warned attempts to divide China will end in ‘crushed bodies and shattered bones’ as Hong Kong demonstrators smashed up pro-Beijing businesses and barricaded the streets in another weekend of protests Flashmobs struck on Sunday in shopping malls in Sha Tin and Tseun Wan holding umbrellas and wearing masks in defiance of […]

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Why Hong Kong Is Facing a Recession Amid Protests and Trade Wars | WSJ

– [Narrator] Hong Kong is facing its first recession since the global financial crisis in 2008. Influenced by unprecedented factors. Including its own ongoing anti-government protests and the trade stalemate between Washington and Beijing. In February, the government predicted Hong Kong’s economy would grow up to 3% this year. Six months later, that forecast was […]

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Hong Kong protests – what is happening and why are there riots? – Live News 24

PROTESTERS in Hong Kong who began opposing a law that would have allowed extradition to China are now calling for broader human rights reform  Hong Kong’s leader, Carrie Lam, has now withdrawn the controversial bill, but the protests are still ongoing Here is what we know. What is happening in Hong Kong?  Protests have gripped […]

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WW2 Japanese war crimes – Japanese Invasion of China 1937-1944 (World war II two-Asian Holocaust)

This is the Battle of China This the great city of Shanghai on a September day in 1937 This the fearful beginning of a new kind of war This the first last bombing from the air of a helpless civilian population Prior these innocent Chinese men women children to die beneath the hail of Japanese […]

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Signs of new U.S.-China trade discussions emerge as increased tariffs loom

Signs of new U.S.-China trade discussions have emerged despite last week’s piling of new tariffs from both sides. U.S. President Trump said Thursday that trade talks will take place ‘at a different level’ on Thursday local time. Our Hong Yoo has more. The world’s two economic superpowers showed signs of easing tensions to resume bilateral […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode October 7, 2019

AMNA NAWAZ: Good evening. I’m Amna Nawaz. Judy Woodruff is away. On the “NewsHour” tonight: withdrawal. President Trump under fire from Democrats and Republicans for abruptly announcing the removal of U.S. troops from Syria. Then: The impeachment inquiry grows. The House subpoenas the secretary of defense and White House budget director, as a second whistle-blower […]

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