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State Department Reiterates Assessment That Hong Kong Is No Longer Autonomous
On March 31, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken reported to Congress that Hong Kong — the former British colony administered by the People’s Republic of China (PRC) — does not warrant preferential treatment under U.S....
This photograph taken on March 5, 2021 shows a sign of the World Health Organization (WHO) at the entrance of their headquarters in Geneva. The WHO said its verdict on the Coronavirus origin may not come for years at a press conference in London on March 10.
Wuhan Trip to Determine Coronavirus Origin Clouded by Politics: WHO Official
The World Health Organization (WHO) says the origins of the  SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes the disease the organization dubbed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), will be known “fairly soon,” according to a statement on March 10...
Chinese Consulate in Houston Likely Burned Evidence of Spying, Says Former Diplomat
According to a Chinese former diplomat who defected to Australia, the Houston Chinese consulate that was forced to close in late July was likely burning documents containing details about the communist regime’s covert operations in...