November 29, 2022

China Sends Students Home, Police Patrol to Curb Protests

(Associated Press) – Chinese universities sent students home and police fanned out in Beijing and Shanghai to prevent more protests Tuesday after crowds angered by severe anti-virus restrictions called for leader Xi Jinping to resign in the biggest show of … Read More

November 25, 2022

Beijing on Edge as City Adds New Quarantine Centers

(Associated Press) – Residents of some parts of China’s capital were emptying supermarket shelves and overwhelming delivery apps Friday as the city government ordered faster construction of COVID-19 quarantine centers and field hospitals.  Uncertainty and scattered, unconfirmed reports of lockdowns … Read More

November 25, 2022

Ukrainian Hospital Stymied Russians with Defiant Doctors and a Fake Covid Outbreak

(Wall Street Journal) – The first time Russian soldiers came to Tropinka Hospital, they told Leonid Remiga, the hospital’s chief physician, to take down the blue-and-yellow Ukrainian flag hanging over the main entrance. He refused. “You can shoot me if … Read More