3 mn read Despite exerting a lot of pressure on China’s economy and facing criticism from citizens of China, the Chinese government is still pushing forward the zero-COVID program. At the moment, several cities in China are either under partial lockdowns or full lockdowns. Some cities have been placed under district-based controls as the Chinese government tries to control the spread of COVID-19 infections. On Monday, the government issued a work from home policy in Beijing. Therefore, most subway systems across the city remained empty. In addition, parks, roads, and apartment blocks were closed as per the zero-COVID policy.
3 mn read China continues to back its claims about the biological weapons labs in Ukraine allegedly funded by the US government. Zhao Lijian has asked the American government to prove that the allegations are false. The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson advised the American government to produce evidence that the rumours were false. While addressing the media, Zhao Lijian also went ahead to add that the American leaders should also provide details on their biological military activities in Ukraine.
3 mn read On September 24, 2021, government authorities, including the People’s Bank of China, issued a notice in unison that cryptocurrency is no longer a legal tender within Chinese territorial boundaries. To add, all forms of cryptocurrency transactions local and those held in offshore accounts are illegal.
4 mn read “In my fathers’s dream, a little girl knocked on his door, and she looked about seven or eight years old. She asked him if she could borrow his pen. But in the dream, my father didn’t have a computer. He didn’t know how to type. All he had as a weapon to defend himself was a pen. My father said to her, ‘This is the only thing I have, and I can’t give it to you.’ And the little girl said, ‘After I’ve done with this pen, I will give it back.'” This was the dream that Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng retold 4 years ago in is his last conversation with his daughter Grace Gao.
4 mn read China launched the “Belt and Road” in 2014 to counter Western countries led by the United States and the European Union in an attempt to expand its international influence through infrastructure development. Kazakh exile leader Serikzhan Bilash told Eat News that many Kazakh intellectuals, including himself, suspect that the Chinese Communist Party uses state-owned enterprises to cover secretly stationing armed personnel in Kazakhstan.
2 mn read The Global Times, which is considered as the Chinese Communist Party(CCP) propaganda, published a story that quoted spokesman for China’s Xinjiang province to respond that Memet Abdula, 71-year-old, the former chief of Xinjiang Forestry Department, was involved in bribery and separatist advocate. Memet Abdula’s daughter, Subi Mamat Yuksel, told Eat News, “My father has never committed any crimes and has spent his life doing valuable work.
4 mn read Chen Quanguo, who ran a repressive regime as secretary of the Chinese Communist Party’s Tibet Autonomous Region, was reassigned to Xinjiang in August 2016 to implement a series of concentration camp policies modeled on those of Nazi Germany during World War II. Chen ordered that the Uyghur elite be sent to concentration camps, even former Uyghur officials under CCP’s power. One of the official was former Chief of the Xinjiang Forestry Department, Memet Abdula, whose daughter, Subi Mamat Yuksel, is currently seeking help in the United States.