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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 […]

Secret Sacrifice: The Agents Who Risked All Behind Nazi Lines

Secret sacrifice: the agents who risked all behind Nazi lines The Guardian · by Gareth Rubin · May 31, 2020 Major Francis Suttill, codenamed Prosper, led a network covering Paris. He was executed six weeks before VE day. Photograph: Courtesy of Francis J SuttillA very ordinary-looking metal canister will appear on BBC primetime series The Repair Shop next month. The size […]

China’s Largest Base Has Replicas Of Taiwan’s Presidential Building, Eiffel Tower

China’s Largest Base Has Replicas Of Taiwan’s Presidential Building, Eiffel Tower thedrive.com · by Joseph Trevithick · May 27, 2020 Chinese State Media/Chinese Internet SHARE China has made massive investments in modernizing its military over the better part of the past three decades and has established new and improved research and development and training bases to support those efforts. The People’s […]

U.S. Officially Declares That Hong Kong Is No Longer Autonomous

U.S. Officially Declares That Hong Kong Is No Longer Autonomous ‘It is now clear that China is modeling Hong Kong after itself,’ said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-officially-declares-that-hong-kong-is-no-longer-autonomous-11590596133?mod=hp_lead_pos6 By Jessica Donati Updated May 27, 2020 6:57 pm ET WASHINGTON—The State Department determined that Hong Kong no longer has a high degree of autonomy from […]

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 […]

Senators To Propose Bill Sanctioning Chinese Officials Over Hong Kong Security Law

Senators to Propose Bill Sanctioning Chinese Officials Over Hong Kong Security Law Legislation also would penalize banks that do business with the entities https://www.wsj.com/articles/senators-to-propose-bill-sanctioning-chinese-officialsover-hong-kong-security-law-11590086826 By Lindsay Wise Updated May 21, 2020 8:46 pm ET WASHINGTON—U.S. senators are introducing a bipartisan bill that would sanction Chinese officials and entities who enforce the new national-security laws in Hong […]

“This Is The End Of Hong Kong;” China Congress Announces Crackdown On Hong Kong With New “National Security” Law, Abandons GDP Target; Move By China Could Plunge Hong Kong Into Trumoil/Civil War; Could Hong Kong Become Belfast?

“This Is The End Of Hong Kong;” China Congress Announces Crackdown On Hong Kong With New “National Security” Law, Abandons GDP Target; Move By China Could Plunge Hong Kong Into Trumoil/Civil War; Could Hong Kong Become Belfast? http://www.fortunascorner.com       Numerous media outlets are reporting this morning that China has demonstrably pulled of the gloves […]

Hostile States Trying To Steal Coronavirus Research, Says UK Agency

Shocking. ‘You mean there is gambling going on in this casino?’ RCP   Hostile states trying to steal coronavirus research, says UK agency https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/03/hostile-states-trying-to-steal-coronavirus-research-says-uk-agency Experts say Russia, Iran and China likely to be behind cyber-attacks on universities Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Jamie Grierson and Hannah Devlin Sun 3 May 2020 11.12 EDT Last […]