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Refugees in Kazakhstan Deported Back to China: Report
According to a report released on Jan. 10 by Bitter Winter, over 100 asylum seekers have been sent back to Xinjiang by Kazakh and Chinese officers amid violent protests that have erupted across the Central...
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Novak Djokovic’s Fate Remains Unclear as Discussions of Tennis Star’s Deportation Continue
While almost missing out on his chance to compete in the Australian Open on Jan. 17, tennis giant Novak Djokovic has been freed from detention in Melbourne after his visa was canceled over health violations....
Quebec is set to begin charging the Province's 920,000 unvaccinated eligible citizens a financial tax in the newest development in vaccine coercion.
Quebec To Charge ~920,000 Remaining Vaccine Holdouts With a ‘Health Contribution’ Financial Penalty
Canada’s most extreme province for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) measures, mandates, and vaccine coercion, Quebec, announced Jan. 11 that it is set to begin penalizing the roughly 11.3 percent of its population who still haven’t...
Swedish Psychological Defence Agency will combat disinformation from countries like China, Russia, Iran, etc.
Sweden Launches Agency to Combat Alleged Disinformation
Sweden launched a new government agency that is allegedly aimed to combat foreign disinformation. The purpose of the new organization, called the Swedish Psychological Defence Agency, is to safeguard the country’s “open and democratic” society,...
North Korean army soldiers wearing masks look at the South side of the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea.
Insubordination Trend Rising in North Korean Military
North Korea is a totalitarian dictatorship ruled by a strong military establishment. Consequently, the loyalty of military personnel is a key factor that sustains the authoritarian regime. The regime’s top leaders are worried about the...
CNIL fined Google $170 million for making it difficult for users to reject cookies.
France Fines Google, Facebook $230 Million Over ‘Dark Pattern’ Privacy Violation Schemes
Big tech behemoths Google and Meta have been exposed by France’s data protection agency CNIL for employing “dark patterns” on their platforms to cheat users of their right to withhold personal data. Google faces a...
A Chinese firefighter wears a protective suit and carries a disinfection hose during a training session for the upcoming Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
Blaming ‘Hostile Forces’, North Korea Says It Won’t Send an Olympic Team to Beijing
The North Korean regime is sitting out the 2022 Winter Olympics held in Beijing next month, citing condemnation of its ally China by "hostile forces" and the COVID-19 pandemic as reasons for its non-attendance. Pyongyang...
China Announces It May Deploy Troops to Support Kazakh Government Amidst Unrest
In order to help curb widespread civil unrest, People’s Republic of China (PRC) foreign minister Wang Yi said Beijing would be willing to increase "law enforcement and security cooperation” with neighboring Kazakhstan in order to...
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Lithuanian MP Proclaims Country’s Support for Taiwan
On Jan. 4, an MP of the Lithuanian government, Gitanas Nausėda, claimed that his country supports the democratic government of the Republic of China (ROC) in Taiwan against the increasingly hostile communist government of the...