Convoy of Armored Chinese Police Vehicles Masses near Hong Kong

Convoy of Armored Chinese Police Vehicles Masses near Hong Kong by John Hayward for Breitbart Residents of Hong Kong have been nervously watching Chinese military and police movements near their borders, fearing each new report of personnel or vehicles arriving near the border city of Shenzhen could be the prelude to a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown. The latest apprehensions involve a massive convoy of armed police vehicles, which mainland sources say are merely participating in a “large-scale drill.” The Chinese Communist newspaper People’s Daily published a video of the convoy, which also included…

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China’s New Strategy: Outlast Donald Trump

China’s New Strategy: Outlast Donald Trump by John Carney for Breitbart China has embarked on a high-stakes strategy that makes it very unlikely to agree to a deal quelling trade tensions with the U.S. before the 2020 presidential elections, many investors and China watchers say. The plan that appears to have emerged in Beijing is to keep trade talks going while avoiding any real reforms or enforceable deals until after the election, according to several reports. At that point, China could find itself facing a new administration that would likely…

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Beijing Sees ‘Black Hand’ of Pence, Pompeo, and Pelosi Behind Hong Kong Protests

Beijing Sees ‘Black Hand’ of Pence, Pompeo, and Pelosi Behind Hong Kong Protests By Patrick Goodenough for CNS News Amid a deepening political and security crisis in Hong Kong, mainland Chinese government officials are ramping up their accusations of a Western “black hand” behind the street protests, pointing to actions and statements by leaders including Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Monday saw the biggest number of arrests (148) and the largest number of teargas rounds fired (some 800) in one day since…

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Christianity Inflicting ‘Enormous Harm’ on China, Warns Communist Party

Christianity Inflicting ‘Enormous Harm’ on China, Warns Communist Party By LEAH MARIEANN KLETT for Gospel Herald A local government communications agency in China recently held a seminar to discuss with Communist Party members the “enormous harm” Christianity is to the atheist nation and identify ways to stunt its growth. According to Chinese Christian persecution watchdog China Aid, the event, titled “Christianity’s Enormous Harm on China’s Security,” was held on April 22 in the city of Hebi in China’s Henan province. According to the NGO, the seminar encouraged party members to avoid…

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Dear American ‘Liberals’: Everything You Think You Know About Russia Is Wrong

Dear American ‘Liberals’: Everything You Think You Know About Russia Is Wrong by Lisa Marie White  for Russia-Insider Russia is actually ahead of the United States on many issues championed by the American Left We all know what it feels like to log onto the Newsweek-owned Daily Beast, or the puerile random listicle generator known as  Buzzfeed, and peruse the invective-laden anti-Russian, anti-Putin screeds contained therein. These hysterical publications serve a function; that function is to convince members of the American public who might balk at militarism that today’s Russia is a dangerous, dirty, backward, evil place, and…

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Putin Laughs After Grinning Trump Says “Don’t Meddle In The Election Please”

Putin Laughs After Grinning Trump Says “Don’t Meddle In The Election Please” from ZeroHedge President Trump quickly grabbed world headlines upon the start of the two-day long G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan when he warned Russia’s Vladimir Putin against election meddling. Given that no doubt both leaders are as wearied of the worn out “Russian interference” hype as the American public, it was a grinning Trump who turned to his Russian counterpart saying with a grin, “Don’t meddle in the election!”  The two leaders had just given brief opening remarks when during…

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What the Soviets Intended for Siberia, God Intended for Good

What the Soviets Intended for Siberia, God Intended for Good by Sarah Eekhoff Zylstra  for The Gospel Coalition When Evgeny Bakhmutsky’s grandfather baptized him, the older man cried—but not just happy tears. “He was crying because he knew I might be arrested the next day,” Bakhmutsky said. “And he was crying because he knew Christianity is a road to suffering and pain and likely death.” Peter Bakhmutsky wasn’t being overly dramatic. In 1945, the pastor had been exiled to the labor camps in Siberia, shoved from one mine to another.…

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IRAN, RUSSIA, CHINA, AND THE SILK ROAD

IRAN, RUSSIA, CHINA, AND THE SILK ROAD by Dr Joseph P Farrell for Giza Death Star GNN Note – If you’re not familiar with the BRI (Belt and Road Initiative) previously called the New Silk Road or One Belt One Road you should study up. This global initiative, headed by China, is going to change commerce for the next 100+ years, if not permanently. It is 11 times larger than the Marshall Plan, which rebuilt Europe and Japan – 11 times larger! Click here to get started ****** This has…

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How Christianity Is Helping Keep Hong Kong’s Stunning Protests A Peaceful Beacon To The World

How Christianity Is Helping Keep Hong Kong’s Stunning Protests A Peaceful Beacon To The World By Helen Raleigh for The Federalist What’s more impressive than 2 million people walking down central Hong Kong demanding freedom? How about the scene where the human wave moved to the side in an orderly fashion to let an ambulance pass without anyone directing them? How about before going home for the night, the young protesters stayed to ensure there was no litter left on the streets that 2 million people walked? How about that there was nothing, not a…

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Putin, Lavrov and Xi Call for an End to MAD. Lord Russell’s Spectre Frowns

Putin, Lavrov and Xi Call for an End to MAD. Lord Russell’s Spectre Frowns by Matthew Ehret for Strategic-Culture The spectre of nuclear war has long hung over the world like a nightmarish sword of Damocles offering humanity much cause for despair at the dual nature of science as a beautiful source of creative power that uplifts and ennobles on the one hand and acts as a harbinger of death and chaos on the other. However, it would be wrong to blame science for the crisis which mankind unlocked with…

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