China triggered as US invites Taiwan to democracy summit

Washington 11/25/21, 04:32

Beijing became agitated upon learning that the Biden administration has invited Taiwan to attend its virtual democracy summit scheduled next month.  The Summit for Democracy listed 110 world participants on Tuesday, Nov. 23, who would gather together on Dec. 9 and 10 to discuss authoritarian forces, corruption, and human rights issues.  China ...

Pentagon calls China and climate change top threats to US security

Washington 11/11/21, 16:37

The Defense Department said on Wednesday, Nov. 10, that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and climate change have the same priority in national security threats that the United States must resolve. "I think we get paid to examine all threats to our national security," the department's press secretary John Kirby said in a ...

Part of George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate sold for a record $50M

Washington 11/10/21, 03:46

A piece of George Washington's original Mount Vernon estate has broken the residential sale record of the Washington, D.C. region with a deal closed week worth $50 million. According to Heather Corey of TTR Sotheby's International Realty, located in Alexandria, Virginia, the property measures 16.5-acre, features 400 feet of frontage overlooking ...

Top Biden official reportedly implicated in the ‘Russia collusion’

Washington 11/09/21, 22:41

Two sources with knowledge of John Durham's ongoing investigations into the origin of the "Russia collusion—which prompted the first impeachment attempt against Trump—confirmed to Fox News that Jake Sullivan, the current White House national security adviser, is implicated in the investigation. While the Fox News report specifically clarifies Jake Sullivan is ...

US demands China release jailed citizen journalist Zhang Zhan

Washington 11/09/21, 16:36

The U.S. state department on Monday, Nov. 8, is stepping in to pressure the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to liberate citizen journalist Zhang Zhan who has been jailed for covering COVID-19 in Wuhan last year. “The U.S. is deeply concerned about the health of PRC [People’s Republic of China] journalist Ms. ...

China spotted building US-like aircraft carrier in Xinjiang

Washington 11/08/21, 16:48

Satellite imagery of the northwestern Xinjiang region of China detected replicas of a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier and other U.S. warships, marking preparation for a potential conflict. Satellite imagery company Maxar Technologies on Sunday, Nov. 7, was able to capture shapes resembling the U.S. military complex from above Ruoqiang, a Taklamakan ...