Category Archives: China

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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Washington: ‘Serious’ US companies are considering buying Ukraine’s Motor Sich

William Taylor, Chargé d’Affaires of the US Embassy in Kyiv, said that “serious American” companies are investigating the possibility of buying the Ukrainian aerospace company Motor Sich, KyivPost reports. “There are several serious American and other companies interested in Motor Sich. They’re doing legal due diligence, looking at financial reports, visiting the plant, and talking to the owners. They’re doing

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Ukrainian defense conglomerate Ukroboronprom could be hit by US sanctions for selling Motor Sich to China

The US could impose sanctions on Ukraine’s state-owned defense conglomerate UkrOboronProm if the China-controlled company Skyrizon Aircraft Holdings Ltd. gains joint control over the company Motor Sich, said Yuriy Terentyev, head of the Anti-Monopoly Committee of Ukraine, in a broadcast of Radio NV. “We could find ourselves in a completely absurd situation, if the Chinese party acquired control over this

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Germans rebuff US and seek closer ties with Russia – The Times Agency

14:13, 27 November 2019 European capitals fear being left isolated and vulnerable as doubts grow about America’s willingness to defend them in the event of attack. More Germans want to strengthen ties with Russia and China than with Britain and the US, according to a poll released days before a NATO summit in Hertfordshire. This was reported by The Times agency. A

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China disqualified at Military World Games for massive cheating

Durign the women’s middle-distance orienteering competition. Chinese athletes enjoyed the assistance of local spectators who provided them with unfair advantage China’s team got itself a slap on the hand for rude violations during the Military World Games hosted in this very country. It happened as other participating countries stated “extensive cheating”, CNN reported. “Originally the Chinese athletes had taken the

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Kazakhs Protest Chinese Investments For Seventh Day As Toqaev Prepares Beijing Visit

September 09, 2019 09:26 GMT In recent days, activists in Nur-Sultan, the capital, and several other towns and cities have rallied to express support for the protesters in Zhanaozen. ZHANAOZEN, Kazakhstan — Dozens of activists have rallied in Kazakhstan’s southwestern town of Zhanaozen for the seventh day, protesting against Chinese investments and industrial projects as President Qasym-Zhomart Toqaev is getting

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Motor Sich case: U.S. tries to convince Ukraine’s authority in danger of cooperation with China

According to Bolton, China tries to integrate into the economy of the countries all over the world, including through the project Silk Road and attractive investments John Bolton, the U.S. National Security Advisor confirmed that he will try to convince the Ukrainian authority in the danger of the cooperation with Chinese. However, he refuse to comment questions tied with Motor

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Russia, China Call for UN Security Council Meeting On U.S. Missile Developments

Russia and China have asked the United Nations Security Council to meet on Thursday over “statements by U.S. officials on their plans to develop and deploy medium-range missiles,” according to the request seen by Reuters. Moscow and Beijing want to convene the 15-member council under the agenda item “threats to international peace and security” and have requested that U.N. disarmament

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Russia, China to Discuss ‘U.S. Meddling’ in Moscow and Hong Kong Protests

Russia and China plan to discuss foreign interference as anti-government protests continue to rock Moscow and Hong Kong and spur accusations of U.S. meddling. Russian lawmakers said they plan to cut short their summer recess to debate foreign powers’ “meddling in domestic issues” as they blamed Google for allegedly promoting last Saturday’s 50,000-strong protest on YouTube. Beijing has accused Washington of

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