China Braces For December D-Day: The “Unprecedented” Default Of A Massive State-Owned Enterprise

Something is seriously starting to break in China's financial system. Three days after we described the self-destructive doom loop that is tearing apart China's smaller banks,  where...

Iran Claims Arrest Of 8 “CIA-Funded Citizen Journalists” After Pompeo Called For ‘Crackdown Videos’

As we've covered earlier, Iran's leadership in predictable fashion has accused the some 200,000 protesters which took to the streets over the past two weeks — triggered by...

China Folds: For All Its Bluster, Beijing Does Nothing After Trump Signs HK Bill

Just a few hours after Trump called China's bluff on the Hong Kong bill, it appears the US president won the pot.After launching a...

Futures Tumble After Trump Signs Bill Backing Hong Kong Protesters, Defying China

Update (2035ET): As expected, China has responded to President Trump's decision to sign the Hong Kong bill (out of respect for Xi?). China’s foreign ministry...

China Has Few Options to Retaliate Against US Over Hong Kong

The Chinese government has issued vague but stern-sounding warnings it will retaliate for a bill passed by Congress that would require the White House to...

Ukrainian Indictment Claims $7.4 Billion Obama-Linked Laundering, Puts Biden Group Take At $16.5 Million

Update 2: Dobinsky, the MP, says one of the leaked documents is a "signed suspicion" at 1:19 in the video below. This has been described in...

Trade Deal In Jeopardy After Senate Passes Bill Supporting Hong Kong Protests, Infuriating China

Update (2020ET): As expected, Chinese (and implicitly Hong Kong) officials are extremely unhappy at Washington's interjection in their domestic policies by passing the bill...

Report Finds China Still Harvesting Organs From Political Dissidents, Minorities

Fewer than five years after China said it had finally ended the controversial practice of involuntary organ "donations", research published this week found a...

Here’s The Moment Erdogan’s White House Visit Took “A Dark Turn”

It was clear in yesterday's press briefing during President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to the White House, where he didn't actually receive much push back from either President...

Here’s The Moment Erdogan’s White House Visit Took “A Dark Turn”

It was clear in yesterday's press briefing during President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to the White House, where he didn't actually receive much push back from either President...

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