Category: China

Gaffney: China Lying About Its Coronavirus Status with Media’s Support
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Gaffney: China Lying About Its Coronavirus Status with Media’s Support

Frank Gaffney, executive chairman and founder of the Center for Security Policy, said, “We’re not being told the truth by the Chinese Communist Party,” referring to China’s claims regarding the status of the coronavirus outbreak within its borders. “What we’re witnessing, I think, is evidence that the Chinese are not telling the truth about the…

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China Threatens to Throw America into ‘Mighty Sea of Coronavirus’
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China Threatens to Throw America into ‘Mighty Sea of Coronavirus’

An article in China’s state-run Xinhua news service last week threatened to impose restrictions on medical exports so the United States will be “plunged into the mighty sea of coronavirus.” The Xinhua piece, published on March 4 and entitled “Be Bold: The World Owes China a Thank You,” was largely composed of standard Chinese Communist…

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China Roundup: Apple closes a 4-year-old App Store loophole
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China Roundup: Apple closes a 4-year-old App Store loophole

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. This week, Apple made some major moves that are telling of its increasingly compliant behavior in China where it has seen escalating competition, but investors…

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China Re-Quarantines ‘Cured’ Coronavirus Patients
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China Re-Quarantines ‘Cured’ Coronavirus Patients

Authorities in the Chinese city of Wuhan introduced a 14-day mandatory quarantine this weekend for patients who had supposedly recovered from the coronavirus after some discharged patients again tested positive the disease. Saturday afternoon, all patients who had recovered and been discharged were forced to return to quarantine, the city’s coronavirus treatment and control command center…

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Iran Blames China Coronavirus for Record-Low Turnout in Sham Election
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Iran Blames China Coronavirus for Record-Low Turnout in Sham Election

Iran blamed “negative propaganda” on Sunday regarding a growing outbreak of Chinese coronavirus in the country for the success of a national boycott which yielded the lowest voter turnout in the history of the Islamic Republic. Iran held parliamentary elections on Friday and urged a high turnout as a “slap in the face” to America.…

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