Category Archives: China

US President Donald Trump said he could suspend funding for the World Health Organization ( WHO).

According to him, this is due to the fact that WHO made unsuccessful decisions in the situation with coronavirus. “ They made a mistake on many issues, it seems that they took an extremely pro-Chinese position … They did not sound the alarm in time. They probably should have started acting a few months earlier, ”he said. Trump noted that “ WHO receives a

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Over 200,000 coronavirus patients recover worldwide

The global death toll is nearing 50,000. The number of coronavirus patients who have already recovered was 202,935 people as of 06:00 p.m. Kyiv time on April 2, 2020. The data was provided by the Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. The highest recovery figure was reported by

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EEAS SPECIAL REPORT UPDATE: Short Assessment of Narratives and Disinformation Around the COVID-19 Pandemic

Note: The objective of this report is to provide a snapshot overview of the current trends and insights into disinformation activities related to COVID-19. It does not provide a comprehensive or complete overview and focusses primarily on the external dimension, in line with the EEAS mandate. The report was authored by the EEAS Strategic Communications and Information Analysis Division, which

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Spain returns to China unreliable coronavirus test kits also purchased by Ukraine

Spain has sent a large batch of rapid coronavirus test kits back to the Chinese manufacturer because they proved unreliable, reports El Pais. On March 10, Mayor of Kyiv Vitali Klitschko announced that the Ukrainian authorities bought similar rapid test kits. These test kits were to be distributed to seven hospitals for coronavirus testing. It is noted that the first

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Chinese outlet: Russia falling apart and its neighbors must be ready to reclaim what is rightfully theirs

Paul A Goble There is only one thing more unpleasant to the ears of many Russians than the suggestion that their country may fall apart. That is to hear others suggest that when it does, they stand ready to reclaim what is rightfully theirs. And Russians are especially angry and alarmed when the author of such suggestions is Chinese or

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Coronavirus is not a biological weapon. It’s an information one

2020/03/23 – 03:53 According to a document recently published by European External Action Service — an integral part of the EU and its diplomatic service, — the Kremlin has deployed a massive disinformation campaign related to COVID-19.  The goal behind it, to undermine public trust into institutions and sow chaos, is identical to one that Moscow has been pursuing for many years,

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Jack Laurenson: China sends us a pandemic and its propaganda

In the last few days, the first airlifts to Ukraine of medical supplies from China touched down in Kyiv. Ukraine is set to receive 10 million lab tests, 400,000 COVID-19 testing kits, 10 lung ventilators, and one million face masks. Officials and the public in Ukraine (and other countries) are obviously expressing their gratitude for these Chinese donations, while Beijing

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China reports over 200 cases of coronavirus imports from Europe and the USA

Many of the Chinese who arrived are students who studied in the United States and Europe The National Health Commission of China announced a record growth in imports of coronavirus, which reached over 200 people in one day. It is reported by Reuters. Students and expatriates returned home from the United States and Europe, sparking fears of a second wave

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Jack Laurenson: Ukraine’s Friend and Foe of the Week

Editor’s Note: This feature separates Ukraine’s friends from its enemies. The Order of Yaroslav the Wise has been given since 1995 for distinguished service to the nation. It is named after the Kyivan Rus leader from 1019-1054, when the medieval empire reached its zenith. The Order of Lenin was the highest decoration bestowed by the Soviet Union, whose demise Russian

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Chinese spy gets 10 years in prison in Ukraine

SBU operatives caught the perpetrator red-handed during a sting raid upon his attempt to obtain classified papers. A citizen of the People’s Republic of China, Shu Yuanjie, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in Ukraine on espionage charges, the Security Service of Ukraine reports. The investigation proved that the spy, a Ph.D. in Technical Sciences, had been gathering

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China introduces death penalty for concealing coronavirus symptoms

Chinese authorities have decided to radically fight the carriers of a deadly disease The Chinese authorities have criminalized the intentional concealment of the new Covid-19 coronavirus symptoms or distortion of information about the patient’s condition. It is reported by Deutsche Welle with reference to a statement by a Chinese court. The court ruling also said that concealing the history of

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China asks EU for medicine supplies to battle coronavirus

On January 31, the European Union allocated EUR 10 million for ‘urgent’ scientific research into the new coronavirus. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has asked the European Union for medicine supplies to battle coronavirus outbreak. “Chinese Premier Li Keqiang spoke with [European Commission President] Ursula von der Leyen on the phone, asking the EU side to facilitate Chinese side’s urgent procurement

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Russian Armed Forces Aircraft to Evacuate Citizens From China – Agencies

Russia’s aerospace defense forces, part of the armed forces, will start evacuating Russian citizens on Saturday from China due to the coronavirus outbreak, news agencies reported, citing the Kremlin spokesman. Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters the evacuation would take place in regions that had been most affected by the outbreak, Interfax and TASS news agencies reported. Russia joins other countries

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Passengers from China will be screened at Boryspil Airport by infrared thermometers

Sanitary-quarantine unit is equipped with special equipment On Sunday, January 26, passengers from China will be screened at Boryspil Airport by infrared thermometers. The Ministry of Health on its Facebook page reports. “Specialists of the sanitary-quarantine unit have already been trained and equipped with infrared thermometers,” – the report said. The World Health Organization updated screening guidelines on Saturday. As

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Iran chooses Chinese J-10C over Russian MiG-35 fighters

Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00:00 PM Contrary to reports from numerous sources in Russia’s Defense Ministry that Iran was seriously interested in Russian MiG-35 fighters, the Islamic republic’s government plans to use $1.5 of the $3 billion allocated by Qatar to purchase 36 Chinese Chengdu J-10C fighters, which are reportedly cheaper and more promising. “The Emir (head of state) of

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