China fires a salvo of criticism at US on HK, protests, wanting to quit WHO

[ad_1] China on Monday fired a salvo of criticism against the US, threatening Washington with “firm countermeasures” if it harms Chinese interests in Hong Kong and saying America is “addicted to quitting” because of President Donald Trump’s decision to leave the World Health Organisation (WHO). Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson, Zhao Lijian, referring to the largescale […]

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Trump calls Covid epidemic a ‘bad gift’ from China as toll in US crosses 100,000

[ad_1] President Donald Trump finally acknowledged on Thursday that US Covid-19 toll had surpassed 100,000, calling it a “sad milestone” almost 20 hours late, and promptly proceeded to blame it on China, saying the coronavirus behind it was a “very bad gift from China”. Trump had been noticeably quiet on the toll as he tweeted […]

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China threatens US counter measures if punished for Hong Kong law

[ad_1] China on Monday threatened counter measures against the United States if it was punished for plans to impose a sedition law on Hong Kong, that the business hub’s security chief hailed as a new tool that would defeat “terrorism”. Beijing plans to pass a new security law for Hong Kong that bans treason, subversion […]

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Donald Trump accuses China of ‘disinformation attack’

[ad_1] US President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused China of spreading “disinformation” about the Covid-19 pandemic on orders coming “from the top”, a reference perhaps to President Xi Jinping. “Its disinformation and propaganda attack on the United States and Europe is a disgrace,” Trump tweeted, reacting to a statement from a Chinese government spokesperson. “It […]

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Donald Trump pledges ‘conclusive’ report on China, ups US toll projection to 100k

[ad_1] President Donald Trump has promised a “conclusive” report on the US investigation into Chinas handling of the coronavirus outbreak and he once against revised projections for US toll, which he said, could now hit 100,000. “We’re going to be giving a very strong report as to exactly what we think happened. And I think […]

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