China is vigorously infiltrating democratic societies, warns Taiwanese expert

China 01/26/22, 17:36

The CCP's comprehensive infiltration into Western society is alarming for democratic countries. Taiwan military experts remind that when politicians from various countries come to mainland China for organ transplants of unknown origin, the CCP will use it as a threat against them. Beijing is advancing its espionage system to achieve political interference ...

Australian Prime Minister’s WeChat was blocked and taken over

Australia & Oceania 01/26/22, 02:47

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison's account on a Chinese-owned social media platform, WeChat, seems to have been blocked and taken over. According to Sydney's The Daily Telegraph on Monday, the account was also renamed. Access to Morrison's WeChat could not be established for months, the prime minister's team told Senator James ...

UN exposes Venezuela for its human rights failures

South America 01/25/22, 19:57

On Tuesday, Jan. 25, the United Nations Human Rights Council will analyze Venezuela's dramatic human rights situation during its Universal Periodic Review (UPR). The UPR is how the organization's member countries can expose the socialist authorities' blatant disregard for the organization's member countries for the fundamental rights of their citizens.  The ...

Dutch university returns human rights research funding from China

Human Rights 01/25/22, 16:37

According to NOS News, Amsterdam's Vrije Universiteit (Free University) will stop receiving a subsidy from China for its Cross-Cultural Human Rights Center (CCHRC). The CCHRC was established with a "global vision on human rights." It has been provided between $280,000 to around $340,000 from the Southwest University of Political Science and ...

Ukrainian authorities call for calm as they see no imminent Russian invasion

World 01/25/22, 14:02

While acknowledging that the threat is real, Ukrainian leaders are asking the nation for calm, assuring that a Russian invasion was not imminent, according to the Associated Press. Although Russia denied that it was preparing an attack, it has gathered near the Ukrainian border approximately 100,000 soldiers, which has provoked the ...

US forces join NATO exercise ahead of potential Russian invasion

U.S. 01/24/22, 22:14

American forces will participate in an intergovernmental military alliance exercise. The move comes amid escalating border tension between Ukraine and Russia. The USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier strike group will lead the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO's) latest exercise in the Mediterranean Sea. Dubbed Neptune Strike 2022, the occasion will exhibit ...

Breaking: US prepares 8,500 soldiers for the Ukraine-Russia border

U.S. 01/24/22, 20:18

The Pentagon announced Monday, Jan. 24, that it ordered the readiness of some 8,500 troops to be sent to the Ukraine-Russia border if the NATO defense protocol is activated. "Secretary Austin has placed a range of units in the United States on a heightened preparedness to deploy, which increases our readiness ...

China to lose 4 decades old financial help from Japan

Insights 01/24/22, 19:09

Japan is ending its four-decades-old financial aid to China this March.  The official Development Assistance (ODA) program was implemented in December 1979 and has played a significant role in China's economic growth. Economic aid is Yen loans that provide necessary funds for developing countries over a long period at low-interest rates, ...