Category Australia

Washington Looks To Five Eyes To Build Anti-China Coalition

Washington looks to Five Eyes to build anti-China coalition Financial Times · by Katrina Manson · June 3, 2020 When the US looked for allies to issue an international rebuke to Beijing’s decision to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong, it did not turn to the G7 but instead to English-speaking members of an intelligence alliance dating back to […]

Is China’s Move Against Hong Kong — Czeckoslovakia 1968 All Over Again? In Addition To A Free Trade Agreement With Taiwan, It Is Time For A NATO-Like U.S./Pacific Defense Alliance — To Deter And Stand Firm Against Further Chinese Aggression. 

Is China’s Move Against Hong Kong — Czeckoslovakia 1968 All Over Again? In Addition To A Free Trade Agreement With Taiwan, It Is Time For A NATO-Like U.S./Pacific Defense Alliance — To Deter And Stand Firm Against Further Chinese Aggression.    www.fortunascorner.com    The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) posted a May 27, 2020 […]

Communist China’s Imperialist Dreams Of Dividing The World

Communist China’s imperialist dreams of dividing the world Belt and Road Initiative is about more than infrastructure washingtontimes.com · by Clifford D. May Communist China’s imperialist dreams illustration by Linas Garsys / The Washington Times more > ANALYSIS/OPINION: A century ago, Vladimir Lenin wrote a book titled “Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism.” I doubt it occurred to […]

Last Chance For U.S. To Counter China’s Rise

Last chance for US to counter China’s rise China has leveraged the Covid-19 crisis to assert its power across Asia while traditional US allies feel increasingly left in the lurch asiatimes.com · by Grant Newsham · May 27, 2020 When you’ve got a house full of sick people you don’t usually go out looking for a fight. But […]

Secret Military Mission Uncovered In Libya; Including Australian, British, And U.S. Operatives

Secret military mission uncovered in Libya dailytelegraph.com.au · May 25, 2020 United Nations experts have unmasked a secret mission of private western forces in Libya, including Australian, British and US military operatives, according to a confidential report seen by dpa. At least 20 people from Australia, France, Malta, South Africa, Britain and the United States were […]

Newly Released Report: “Breaking The China Supply Chain: How The ‘Five Eyes’ Can Decouple From Strategic Dependency”

Newly Released Report: “Breaking The China Supply Chain: How The ‘Five Eyes’ Can Decouple From Strategic Dependency” http://www.fortunascorner.com      Breaking-the-China-Chain I have not had a chance to read the newly released report as yet from the Henry Jackson Society; but, wanted to go ahead an send a link/attachment tp the report. I hope to […]

China Drops A COVID-19 Gauntlet On Australia; Bejing Threatens Punitive Trade Measures To Quiet Canberra’s Rising Calls For An Indeoendent Probe Into COVID-19’s Origins

China Drops A COVID-19 Gauntlet On Australia; Bejing Threatens Punitive Trade Measures To Quiet Canberra’s Rising Calls For An Indeoendent Probe Into COVID-19’s Origins http://www.fortunsacorner.com      Want to get a glimpse of how the world will work with Communist China as the world’s economic superpower? Look no further than what is transpriing between Beijing […]

Australia Called ‘Gum Stuck To China’s Shoe’ By State Media In Coronavirus Investigation Stoush

Australia called ‘gum stuck to China’s shoe’ by state media in coronavirus investigation stoush The Guardian · by Lily Kuo · April 28, 2020 Australian foreign minister Marise Payne has put down ‘any suggestion that economic coercion is an appropriate response’ to Australia’s call for an investigations into the origins of coronavirus, which China opposes. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAPAustralia […]

China Conducts Deepwater Surveys Near Secretive Base US And Australian Subs And Ships Use In South China Sea

Excerpts:   “Beijing is keen to know as much as it can about … these submarine routes, and it would also be wanting to test and monitor the Australian response to the presence of a high-tech Chinese vessel that’s loitering off its coast,” a defense official told the Australian Broadcasting Commission. … Admiral Philip Davidson, […]

Philippines Tells U.S. It Will End Military Cooperation Deal

How much suppport does Duarte have among the key influential Philippine military community (rertired/active duty) for this policy? Is this a truning point that was coming regardless of Duarte? Or is he a one-off, and this policy will be rescinded as soon as he is no longer President? If this decision was telegraphed and in […]