U S would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan Joe Biden

U S would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan Joe Biden

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 18:39:59

According to Reuters, U.S. President Joe Biden said the U.S. would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan in a joint news conference with the Japanese leader on May 23.

Communist China’s ‘cruel’ lockdown is ‘like a prison’ say residents

Communist China’s ‘cruel’ lockdown is ‘like a prison’ say residents

China Revealed 2022-05-23 16:34:48

Residents compared being locked down in one of the world’s most densely populated countries to the penal system.

The Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP’s) pandemic restrictions are so harsh people have started regarding themselves as jail inmates.

“It was like a prison,” Shanghai resident Coco Wang said, according to Reuters.

Wang revealed she is more concerned about the CCP’s authoritarian zero-COVID strategy than the virus itself.

“We are not afraid of the virus; we are afraid of this policy,” she said, according to the newswire agency.

The strict policy has already forced up to 59 million people into isolation following Beijing’s recent decision to lock down parts of the nation’s capital.

Chinese residents accidentally ruin state’s propaganda during live broadcast

Chinese residents accidentally ruin state’s propaganda during live broadcast

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 16:05:38

Shanghai authorities have announced to resume public transportation operations on May 22 gradually. Accordingly, four metro lines 3, 6, 10, 16, and over 200 bus routes would be put back to work.

Over 40% of Shanghai residents are depressed from living in a 'big prison'

Over 40% of Shanghai residents are depressed from living in a 'big prison'

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 15:49:45

Shanghai's lockdown has been dragging on for over a month and has sent the lives of more than 25 million residents into complete chaos.

Shanghai: Residential building’s fire exits blocked with iron panels

Shanghai: Residential building’s fire exits blocked with iron panels

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 15:22:21

Shanghai is going through a strict lockdown that has lasted for two months with no end in sight.

According to the residents at the scene, the imposed measures are very extreme in many cases.

Beijing ‘just one step away from closure,’ residents say

Beijing ‘just one step away from closure,’ residents say

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 15:07:23

Beijing authorities reported 94 new infected cases on May 22. The figure marks an increase in the daily new infected cases.

Covid malpractice in China: Beijing’s testing site uses expired samples

Covid malpractice in China: Beijing’s testing site uses expired samples

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 15:06:08

Acid testing industry is seeing a booming period within the last two years. It takes in more than 23 billions dollars alone for the 2021 Chinese Lunar New Year travel period. And along with it comes rampant fraudulent testing malpractice and products.

Kindergarten children with "25 types of people" take nucleic acid tests daily causing public outrage

Kindergarten children with "25 types of people" take nucleic acid tests daily causing public outrage

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 13:46:19

The CCP's "Dynamic Clearance" political movement has intensified. Tieling City, Liaoning Province, ordered "25 risk groups" be tested for Covid once a day. The city of Kaiyuan, under its jurisdiction, does not spare even the children of medical staff, and parents are complaining.

Jiangxi People's Congress former deputy director arrested on bribes suspicion

Jiangxi People's Congress former deputy director arrested on bribes suspicion

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 13:44:13

According to the Supreme People's Procuratorate website, on May 20, Gong Jianhua 龚建华 , a former deputy director of Jiangxi江西 Provincial People's Congress, was arrested of taking bribes.

China: depositors gather to protest, asking for their legal rights protection in Henan

China: depositors gather to protest, asking for their legal rights protection in Henan

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 12:39:49

A Chinese social media user revealed on May 22 that depositors could not withdraw money from several banks in Henan for 35 days.

Summer snowfall and Chinese lady's injustice that cries to heaven

Summer snowfall and Chinese lady's injustice that cries to heaven

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 10:03:45

While it is summertime in China now, many cities are experiencing snowfall.

How Chinese city reinforces compliance in COVID-19 tests

How Chinese city reinforces compliance in COVID-19 tests

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 09:22:00

On May 20, officers in Tiedong district of Siping city, Jilin Province, detected two residents who missed the 25th round of COVID-19 testing. Both were summoned to the police station.

According to a statement by Tiedong Announcement on Weibo, the two persons were required to pay the full cost of previous tests.

Siping city said on Weibo it mass tested the entire citizens on May 19. That included all enterprises, institutions, schools, express logistics, health institutions, among others.

China's growth forecast reaches lowest in 5 decades, allowing U.S. to surpass

China's growth forecast reaches lowest in 5 decades, allowing U.S. to surpass

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 08:58:20

Bloomberg Economics predicts that China will grow only 2%, down from a previously projected rate of 3.6% this year. This downgrading indicates the first time that the world's second-largest economy has lagged behind that of its rival since 1976 when China was recovering from a decade of Cultural Revolution turbulence.

Guangzhou man placed under 24-hour home surveillance after returning from Shanghai

Guangzhou man placed under 24-hour home surveillance after returning from Shanghai

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 07:48:10

A video recording of a Guangzhou man being placed under 24-hour monitoring after returning from Shanghai has recently been in widespread circulation on the Internet.

Apple forecasts loss of billions as suppliers hit hard by China’s lockdowns

Apple forecasts loss of billions as suppliers hit hard by China’s lockdowns

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 07:13:32

As Beijing has tightened its Covid-combating measures since the latest wave of outbreaks, Apple’s suppliers in China have faced significant disruption to their operations. 

Japan nervous over Chinese bombers  and Russian ship dispatched on same day

Japan nervous over Chinese bombers and Russian ship dispatched on same day

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 05:41:54

Japan's Ministry of Defense said that the Maritime Self-Defense Force confirmed seeing a Russian naval intelligence collection ship near the Soya Strait at about 5 a.m. on May 18.

Beijing closes 5 districts, affects tens of millions of people

Beijing closes 5 districts, affects tens of millions of people

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 05:34:42

The new wave of the Covid outbreak in Beijing has lasted for a month. China’s capital now has continuously upgraded its containment measures. In a latest response to the epidemic, Beijing has decided to close its fifth district. It ordered five districts to implement home office.

These districts are Chaoyang, Fangshan, Shunyi, Fengtai, and Haidian. About tens of millions of people have been affected by the containment measures there.

Haidian is the latest district that has upgraded the level of Covid management and control measures.

ouching: students help disabled classmate rush to safety during earthquake

ouching: students help disabled classmate rush to safety during earthquake

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 04:52:23

On May 20, a magnitude 4.8 earthquake shook Hanyuan County in the Western city Ya’an of China’s Sichuan province. The tremor was strong enough to be felt in neighboring areas.

Beijing finds fake Covid testing facility, 6 people arrested

Beijing finds fake Covid testing facility, 6 people arrested

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 04:22:18

China’s zero-Covid policy has been bringing huge profits to the nucleic acid testing industry. A few days ago, Beijing detected fraudulent nucleic acid testing sites and arrested some relevant people.

Shanghai lockdown easing reality: Walls of iron plate seal shops, communities

Shanghai lockdown easing reality: Walls of iron plate seal shops, communities

Spotlight on China 2022-05-23 03:19:04

Early this week, Shanghai declared it was gradually reopening businesses, with the aim to return to normal life on June 1. This happened after a tight lockdown that lasted for two months, and brought about numerous complaints, harsh situation and even protests.

  • U S would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan Joe Biden

    U S would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan Joe Biden

  • Communist China’s ‘cruel’ lockdown is ‘like a prison’ say residents

    Communist China’s ‘cruel’ lockdown is ‘like a prison’ say residents

  • Chinese residents accidentally ruin state’s propaganda during live broadcast

    Chinese residents accidentally ruin state’s propaganda during live broadcast

  • Over 40% of Shanghai residents are depressed from living in a 'big prison'

    Over 40% of Shanghai residents are depressed from living in a 'big prison'

  • Shanghai: Residential building’s fire exits blocked with iron panels

    Shanghai: Residential building’s fire exits blocked with iron panels

  • Beijing ‘just one step away from closure,’ residents say

    Beijing ‘just one step away from closure,’ residents say

  • Covid malpractice in China: Beijing’s testing site uses expired samples

    Covid malpractice in China: Beijing’s testing site uses expired samples

  • Kindergarten children with "25 types of people" take nucleic acid tests daily causing public outrage

    Kindergarten children with "25 types of people" take nucleic acid tests daily causing public outrage

  • Jiangxi People's Congress former deputy director arrested on bribes suspicion

    Jiangxi People's Congress former deputy director arrested on bribes suspicion

  • China: depositors gather to protest, asking for their legal rights protection in Henan

    China: depositors gather to protest, asking for their legal rights protection in Henan

  • Summer snowfall and Chinese lady's injustice that cries to heaven

    Summer snowfall and Chinese lady's injustice that cries to heaven

  • How Chinese city reinforces compliance in COVID-19 tests

    How Chinese city reinforces compliance in COVID-19 tests

  • China's growth forecast reaches lowest in 5 decades, allowing U.S. to surpass

    China's growth forecast reaches lowest in 5 decades, allowing U.S. to surpass

  • Guangzhou man placed under 24-hour home surveillance after returning from Shanghai

    Guangzhou man placed under 24-hour home surveillance after returning from Shanghai

  • Apple forecasts loss of billions as suppliers hit hard by China’s lockdowns

    Apple forecasts loss of billions as suppliers hit hard by China’s lockdowns

  • Japan nervous over Chinese bombers  and Russian ship dispatched on same day

    Japan nervous over Chinese bombers and Russian ship dispatched on same day

  • Beijing closes 5 districts, affects tens of millions of people

    Beijing closes 5 districts, affects tens of millions of people

  • ouching: students help disabled classmate rush to safety during earthquake

    ouching: students help disabled classmate rush to safety during earthquake

  • Beijing finds fake Covid testing facility, 6 people arrested

    Beijing finds fake Covid testing facility, 6 people arrested

  • Shanghai lockdown easing reality: Walls of iron plate seal shops, communities

    Shanghai lockdown easing reality: Walls of iron plate seal shops, communities