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China’s Communist Party Expels Ren Zhiqiang, Escalating War on Dissent

China's Communist Party Expels Ren Zhiqiang, Escalating War on Dissent

China’s Communist Party Expels Ren Zhiqiang, Escalating War on Dissent China’s Communist Party Expels Ren Zhiqiang, Escalating War on Dissent China’s ruling Communist Party has expelled an outspoken and prominent property tycoon who denounced the country’s authoritarian leader, Xi Jinping, paving the way for his criminal prosecution and escalating its efforts to quash dissent among the elite. The party announced …

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China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute

China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute

China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute China Indicts 2 Canadians on Spying Charges, Escalating Dispute Chinese officials said on Friday they had indicted two Canadians on charges of espionage, escalating Beijing’s punitive campaign against Canada over the arrest of a top executive of the Chinese technology giant Huawei. The two men, Michael Kovrig, a former diplomat, and …

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U.S. Warships Enter South China Sea Hot Spot, Escalating Tension With China

U.S. Warships Enter South China Sea Hot Spot, Escalating Tension With China

American warships have sailed into disputed waters in the South China Sea, according to military analysts, heightening a standoff in the waterway and sharpening the rivalry between the United States and China, even as much of the world is in lockdown because of the coronavirus. The America, an amphibious assault ship, and the Bunker Hill, a guided missile cruiser, entered …

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