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State Department’s 2019 Country Human Rights Report shows deterioration in respect for human rights globally but, Iran, China and Venezuela in particular.
Americans are not aware that China is training the Mexican army. The presence of China on our border is the result of lack of planning and self-interest.
Is China pursuing a grand strategy to systematically proliferate digital authoritarian tools? Its efforts vary by country, local context, and interests.
The State Department views China as the “central threat of our times” and allowing citizens’ information to transit through Huawei as a security risk.
Taiwan’s voters rebuked China’s rising authoritarianism Saturday by re-electing President Tsai Ing-wen, who vowed to preserve the island’s sovereignty.
Latest World Politics Review details how Russia and China are sowing division and gaining influence in Czech politics using “sharp power”.
DW reported detention and disappearance of dozen or more lawyers and activists in final days of 2019 as part of Chinese government’s end of year crack-down.
Russia and China are effectively employing the art of deceit, pairing up to undermine democracy through sharp power, a new report suggests.
Burundi’s capital is being moved for the good of the people! Actually no: the dictatorship is moving and building a new administrative city as a mega-theft.