Archive for the ‘China’ Category

guardian: Kim Jong-un and the mystery of the ‘special green train’ in China

27. March 2018 Leave a comment

A green and yellow train has set off a firestorm of speculation as to whether the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, has been in China on his first trip abroad. [more...]

Categories: China, Nord Korea Handyaufnahmen des Sonderzugs ließ Peking gleich löschen

27. March 2018 Leave a comment

Der nordkoreanische Machthaber soll heimlich nach Peking gereist sein – es wäre sein erster Auslandsbesuch. Eine Geheimreise stünde in der Tradition seines Vaters. Vermutlich führt Donald Trump Kim nach China. [mehr…]

Categories: China, Nord Korea

Life Inside a Secret Chinese Bitcoin Mine

Categories: Bitcoin Mine, China

guardian: ‘Your only right is to obey’: lawyer describes torture in China’s secret jails

23. January 2017 Leave a comment
Human rights attorney Xie Yang says he was shackled, beaten and threatened, in transcripts released in protest at his continued incarceration [more…]

zeit online: Apple entfernt "New York Times" aus App Store

5. January 2017 Leave a comment
Die Nachrichten-App der “New York Times” kann in China nicht mehr heruntergeladen werden. Apple begründet die Löschung mit den chinesischen Regularien. [mehr…]
Categories: Apple, China

guardian: A human rights activist, a secret prison and a tale from Xi Jinping’s new China

3. January 2017 Leave a comment
Peter Dahlin spent 23 days in a ‘black prison’ in Beijing, where he says he was deprived of sleep and questioned with a ‘communication enhancement’ machine. Here he tells the story of his incarceration and expulsion from the People’s Republic [mehr…]
Categories: Aktivist in prison, China

the Guardian: Barack Obama ‘deliberately snubbed’ by Chinese in chaotic arrival at G20

4. September 2016 Leave a comment
The US president was denied the usual red carpet welcome and forced to ‘go out of the ass’ of Air Force One, observers say [more…]
Categories: China, G20, Obama