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Hong Kong: Jimmy Lai sentenced to one year for pro-democracy protests

Added: 16.04.2021 9:48 | 9 views | 0 comments

Jimmy Lai, the owner of Hong Kong’s last opposition newspaper, is a fierce critic of Beijing.

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[Ticker] Biden repeats opposition to Russia-Germany pipeline

Added: 16.04.2021 8:07 | 6 views | 0 comments

US president Joe Biden has reiterated his enmity to Russian-German gas pipeline Nord Stream 2. "I've been opposed to Nord Stream 2 for a long time ... that issue is still in play," he said Thursday, amid US sanctions threats. "The only way Germany will give up Nord Stream 2 is if the GRU [Russian intelligence] breaks into the Bundestag and crucifies [German chancellor Angela] Merkel," an EU diplomat joked.

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[Ticker] Navalny in danger, letter warns EU foreign ministers

Added: 16.04.2021 6:24 | 7 views | 0 comments

Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny is suffering from "multiple hernias and protrusions in his spine" and a "heavy cough and fevers", which could indicate tuberculosis, but he is being denied outside medical attention, while prison doctors give him basic painkillers, his associates said in meeting Monday. Concerns for his safety should be "one of the focal points" of the ministers' discussions, they added.

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Media ignores RBG objection to court-packing after hyping 'dying wish' to keep seat vacant before election

Added: 16.04.2021 1:48 | 14 views | 0 comments

The mainstream media apparently has little use for the words of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who expressed opposition to the court-packing plan some Democratic lawmakers are now pursuing.

Jimmy Lai: The Hong Kong billionaire risking it all by speaking out

Added: 16.04.2021 0:14 | 8 views | 0 comments

Opposition newspaper owner Jimmy Lai was arrested under Hong Kong's new national security law.

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Bolsonaro shrugs off criticism he is 'genocidal' as Brazil reports record 4,000 daily deaths

Added: 15.04.2021 18:27 | 4 views | 0 comments

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has shrugged off criticisms that he is "genocidal" in his opposition to Covid-19 restrictions, as the nation recorded its deadliest 24 hours of the pandemic so far.


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