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US bombed a Chinese embassy

US bombed a Chinese embassy It was close to midnight and Vlada, a Serbian engineer, was speeding towards his apartment in Belgrade. He had taken his 20-year-old son out that evening but bombs had started to fall across the Yugoslav capital. The power grid was down and he wanted to […]

China

Kim Jong Un impersonator deported from Vietnam ahead of summit

The Trump doppelganger has been stopped on his Hanoi walkabouts by locals and tourists eager to snap a selfie with “The Donald”. A Kim Jong Un impersonator was hauled from his hotel Monday ahead of his planned deportation from Vietnam before the real North Korean leader meets US President Donald […]


Huawei founder says US cannot ‘crush’ telecoms giant

Huawei founder says US cannot ‘crush’ telecoms giant In interview with BBC, Ren Zhengfei describes arrest of his daughter and Huawei executive as ‘politically motivated’. The founder of Chinese telecommunications equipment giant Huawei has said the United Statescannot defeat his company’s global ambitions. “There is no way the US can crush […]

Ren Zhengfei

The Palestinian home hemmed in by Israel’s separation wall

The Palestinian home hemmed in by Israel’s separation wall Hani Amer’s family struggles with living in a home surrounded by Israel’s separation barrier in occupied West Bank.  home in Mas’ha village each morning and watch her community come alive. She remembers children giggling and sauntering off to school, the bustling […]

Hani Amer