Joshua Wong 黃之鋒 😷
1/ On the eve of HK's Tiananmen massacre vigil, Beijing is now scrapping its promise of #1country2systems by circumventing HK’s legislature and directly imposing the most controversial national security law
Awhile back I tweeted that China would use the pandemic not as an opportunity to start wars but to consolidate its territories and some contentious areas in its near abroad.
Meanwhile, #HongKong’s former chief secretary Anson Chan said in @RTHK_HK’s "#ThePulse" program that, #Beijing is exerting its comprehensive jurisdiction over the SAR, she fears becoz of #CCP’s moves, Hong Kong
One problem is Beijing’s leaders think Washington uses human rights as talking points to pester them. But democratic ideals are deeply ingrained into the American political psyche & they aren’t
#Beijing streets busier ever day but still hardly anybody un-masked. #China #coronavirus #covid19 People are still wearing masks in #China to guard against a new wave of #coronavirus infection here.
Thread: A New "Order" in East Asia:Growing tensions with the United States appear to be leading China to double down on its immediate military and strategic periphery. Beijing's willingness to
For foreigners in #Beijing, there is a walk up vaccination centre now operating at New Century in #Shunyi. Apparently super quick and simple. You don’t need an appointment. The photos
Community center in Dachang, a Hui Muslim autonomous county near Beijing, one of the most beautiful buildings constructed in China over the past decade. Local Muslims migrated to the place
1/5Very interesting Caixin article. Beijing has stopped work on two HSR projects in Shandong and Shaanxi because of provincial debt concerns. In both cases they cancelled the projects after discovering
.@who isn’t just “China centric,” it is also broken & compromised & fell short in its dithering reaction to 2014 Ebola outbreak, which claimed more than 11,000 lives. Its response
Tianyu M. Fang
Here I am, in Beijing, where the evil wet markets haven’t been closed I pretended I was a local shopper, not a journalist. This is a selfie I took secretly
I think Xi Jinping should watch “Hamilton.” That would be a good starting point to help him figure out how his China lost nearly every friend it had in Washington.
As Bob Gates said, Joe Biden has “been wrong on nearly every major foreign policy and national security issue over the past four decades.”Now he’s surrounding himself with panda huggers
To describe Falun Gong as "a new religious group deeply hostile to Beijing" as done in the recent @abcnews report is such an inappropriate way to phrase things. I was
I have been asked by several people now, how they feel that the current situation in HK will impact the #vanre and #tore markets, so here are my thoughts: (1)
Dear Ex-Foreign Secy, your remark on the Indo-China face-off in Galwan earlier this week, is a clear indication of India engaging China in a war. Hope you’ve thought of the