World China: 100 days of the Jo, Beijing well in its bubble Sanitary
Pass sanitary until summer? MEPs again cross the iron
in a stormy climate, the deputies started on Tuesday evening the examination of a new bill devoted to the health crisis, with the key the possibility of resorting to the sanitary pass until the July 31, a delay contested by all oppositions.
Beijing is about to welcome the Olympic events for the second time, in their winter version this time. And in the Chinese capital, everything is already ready, starting with the sanitary bubble.
with our correspondent in Beijing, Stéphane Lagarde
The state media did not wait for Wednesday, October 27, the day of the 100 days before the start of competitions. From Tuesday night and even tonight, an avalanche of posts overflowing with enthusiasm broke on social networks around this theme of 100 days. In emphasizing first on the festive side and impatience of the Beijing and Chinese in general to share this Olympic dream, which is none other than "the dream of a future in common" according to the slogan of Beijing 2022. "Furnish yourself into the sky, towards a shared future," said one of the songs of these 100 days broadcast on the Youtube, on the background of choreography on the ice of the ice. Olympic ice rink.
Pompeo and Libby: China's COVID coverup and it's terrible costs demand accountability. US must step up
China's COVID cover-up continues as do the mounting costs to Americans this past week surpassing 700,000 deaths. The loss of American credibility following the Afghanistan debacle heightens the urgency for an American response to foreign bad actors, and Americans should demand one. We don’t need to reinvent international law. Just and well-established principles of international law require China fully compensate states it has wronged. For over 40 years, the U.N.’s International Law Commission studied international cases on just these principles.
Strategy "Zero Covid"
Beijing needs to share a dream right now to get out of the terrible Covid-19 sequence that started here, but also to restore China's coat of arms in a context always renewed rivalry with states -United.
The party does not have to and will not be ruined by an epidemic rebound. Thewas crossed Tuesday. Faced with this reported since October 17, the authorities have reversed. The "zero covid" strategy applying in the first place to Beijing, sanitary bubble in the health bubble where the controls have been reinforced at the entrances, with the trio now conventional: green sanitary pass + PCR + quarantine if you return infected areas .
China expanding its nuclear arsenal faster than anticipated: Pentagon .
China is expanding its nuclear arsenal much more quickly than anticipated, narrowing the gap with the United States, the Pentagon said in a report published Wednesday. China could have 700 deliverable nuclear warheads by 2027, and could top 1,000 by 2030 -- an arsenal two-and-a-half times the size of what the Pentagon predicted only a year ago, according to the report. The People's Republic of China (PRC) "is investing in, and expanding, the number of its land-, sea-, and air-based nuclear delivery platforms and building the infrastructure necessary to support this major expansion of its nuclear forces.