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China: Police files reveal human cost of Uyghur detention

May 24, 2022
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Thousands of photographs from the heart of China’s highly secretive system of mass incarceration in Xinjiang, as well as a shoot-to-kill policy for those who try to escape, are among a huge cache of data hacked from police computer servers in the region. | Read more|

Airbnb to quit China

May 24, 2022
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Airbnb is shutting down its domestic rentals in China, where a "zero-Covid" policy has meant lockdowns are ongoing. | Read more|

China Building New "Larger" Bridge Over Pangong Lake, Satellite Pic Shows

May 19, 2022
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China is constructing a "larger" second bridge in an area held by it around the strategically key Pangong Tso lake in eastern Ladakh and it could help the Chinese military to quickly mobilise its troops in the region, according to satellite imagery and people familiar with the development on Wednesday. | Read more|

China Cyber Attack On Power Grid Near Ladakh Between Aug-March: Report

April 7, 2022
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Chinese state-sponsored hackers targeted Indian electricity distribution centres near Ladakh over the last eight months, a report by private intelligence firm Recorded Future said on Wednesday, in a new potential flashpoint following a protracted military standoff between the two countries in the region. | Read more|

US warns of Chinese nuclear breakthrough

April 6, 2022
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China is on the verge of making a breakthrough in its nuclear arms capabilities that would amount to a major shift in global security balance, Admiral Charles Richard, the head of the US Strategic Command, has written in testimony prepared for a hearing on Capitol Hill, Bloomberg reported on Monday. | Read more|