Coronavirus death toll in China’s Hubei nears one thousand — authorities

A total of 103 new deaths from pneumonia caused by the 2019-nCoV novel coronavirus were recorded in China’s Hubei province in the past 24 hours, brining the overall death toll to 974, China’s National Health Commission said on Tuesday, Trend reports citing TASS. The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases in the worst-hit Chinese region […]

Vietnam fights China’s ‘nine-dash line’ amid old enmities | Vietnam News

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – It came as no surprise to Vietnamese student Doan Thanh Hai that China’s infamous nine-dash line has been causing trouble in his country. China has long used the geographical demarcation to claim an historical connection to much of the resource-rich South China Sea, including large areas that are claimed […]

Xinjiang: Huge leaks are exposing China’s re-education camps. But don’t expect Beijing to back down

Yet the leaks paint a grim picture of heavily fortified re-education centers, designed to turn Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities into good Chinese citizens who also speak Mandarin. And the students can’t leave until they have become just that. There has been nothing yet to indicate the documents are fake — both the New York […]