Category Britain

The U.K. Bought 250 (Defective) Ventilators From China. Doctors Warn They Could Kill

The U.K. bought 250 ventilators from China. Doctors warn they could kill. Alexander Smith and Eric Baculinao and Leou Chen,   NBC News•April 30, 2020 https://news.yahoo.com/u-k-bought-250-ventilators-083044209.html LONDON — Senior British doctors have warned that 250 ventilators the United Kingdom bought from China risk causing “significant patient harm, including death,” if they are used in hospitals, according to a […]

MPs Summon China-Owned Firm Execs Over Security Concerns

MPs summon China-owned firm execs over security concerns By Simon Jack Business editor 14 April 2020 Related Topics       Coronavirus pandemic Image copyright Imagination Technologies https://www.bbc.com/news/business-52275201 A leading UK-based firm will be summoned on Tuesday by MPs to answer questions over security concerns. There are concerns that the Chinese owner of Imagination Technologies has renewed efforts to […]

Britain Plans Coronavirus ‘Reckoning’ With China Which Could Become ‘Pariah State’

Excerpts:   Speaking to the Mail on Sunday a senior Government figure said: “Of course, the priority now is to deal with the crisis, but everybody knows there’s a reckoning when all this is over.” A leading Minister added: “We have always known their wildlife markets are a recipe for a pandemic. “China needs to […]

Thomas Cromwell’s Final Act: “The Mirror And The Light,” Review Of Hilary Mantel’s Newest Book, Reviewed By Katherine Powers; The Finale Of Hilary Mantel’s ‘Wolf Hall’ Trilogy Brings The Brillaint Statesman To His Bloody End 

Thomas Cromwell’s Final Act: “The Mirror And The Light,” Review Of Hilary Mantel’s Newest Book, Reviewed By Katherine Powers; The Finale Of Hilary Mantel’s ‘Wolf Hall’ Trilogy Brings The Brillaint Statesman To His Bloody End    https://fortunascorner.com      With all the bad news going around now, it was refreshing to learn that the thrid […]

Italy Wonders Where Europe’s Solidarity Is As Coronavirus Strains Show; Will Italy Be The Next Country To Leave The European Union?; One By-Product Of The Coronavirus May Be The Demise Of The EU Itself

Italy Wonders Where Europe’s Solidarity Is As Coronavirus Strains Show; Will Italy Be The Next Country To Leave The European Union?; One By-Product Of The Coronavirus May Be The Demise Of The EU Itself   https://fortunascorner.com         I have been writing ever since 2016 when BREXIT initially passed, that the United Kingdom would […]

Heyman Capital Mqnagement’s Kyle Bass On The Geostrategic Fallout To Come From Coronavirus; Crisis In Iran And Coronavirus Impact Being Dramatically Under-Reported; Banking Crisis Coming For Italy, China, And Hong Kong

Heyman Capital Mqnagement’s Kyle Bass On The Geostrategic Fallout To Come From Coronavirus; Crisis In Iran And Coronavirus Impact Being Dramatically Under-Reported; Banking Crisis Coming For Italy, China, And Hong Kong   https://fortunascorner.com       Kyle Bass, Founder of Heyman Capital Management was interviewed on CNBC’s Squwak Box this morning/March 9, 2020 for his observations […]

Royal Navy Sinks Million Pounds Into Massive 30 Meter-Long Stealth Unmanned Sub

Royal Navy Sinks Million Pounds Into Massive 30 Meter-Long Stealth Unmanned Sub – Reports © Photo : MSubs Military & Intelligence 13:29 GMT 08.03.2020Get short URL 0 0 0 Subscribe The UK is one of just a handful of nations in the world engaged in the development of drones for naval warfare, with Russia, China and the […]

A Failure Of Intelligence: Part 1; Prominent Physicist Freeman Dyson Recalls Time He Spent Developing Analytical Methods To Help The British Royal Air Force Bomb German Targets In WWII

Tech Policy A Failure of Intelligence: Part I Prominent physicist Freeman Dyson recalls the time he spent developing analytical methods to help the British Royal Air Force bomb German targets during World War II. by Freeman Dyson Nov 1, 2006 Editor’s note: Freeman Dyson, who died on February 28, 2020, wrote this essay in two parts […]

Washington’s Perilous Christmas Night Crossing Of The Delaware: Health Hazards Worse Than War

Washington’s perilous Christmas night crossing of the Delaware: Health hazards worse than war theconversation.com · by Richard Gunderman For most people today, Christmas is a time of food, family and festivities, when attention turns from work and woes to fellowship and celebration. Yet it has not always been so. In fact, Christmas of 1776 marked one of […]

ISIS Is Rebuilding ‘Like Al-Qaeda On Steroids’ As Expert Warns Sleeper Cells Will Unleash ‘Decade Of Terror’ In Europe

ISIS is rebuilding ‘like Al-Qaeda on steroids’ as expert warns sleeper cells will unleash ‘decade of terror’ in Europe The Sun · by Jon Lockett · December 23, 2019 ISIS is rapidly rebuilding in Iraq after being transformed into “Al-Qaeda on steroids”, warn regional terror experts. The worrying news comes amid fears thousands of jihadis returning from the […]