South Korean network led drive to impeach President Park Geun-Hye

South Korean network led drive to impeach President Park Geun-Hye

by WorldTribune Staff, May 22, 2020 An article in the May 8 edition of WorldTribune [Allegations of fraud in South Korean elections called warning on new voting technologies] attracted widespread attention in South Korea. The liberal-left JTBC South Korean network challenged the report which cited the East Asia Research Center. Dr. Tara O, who heads […]

Trump administration applies heat on WHO, boosts support for Taiwan

Trump administration applies heat on WHO, boosts support for Taiwan

by WorldTribune Staff, May 20, 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to permanently cut off funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) and revoke U.S. membership if the UN organization doesn’t make changes meant to curb what he called its pro-China bias. In a letter to WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Trump said […]

‘We are forced’: Hong Kong lawmakers see physical fights as last resort

‘We are forced’: Hong Kong lawmakers see physical fights as last resort

by WorldTribune Staff, May 19, 2020 The civil war between freedom-minded Hong Kong residents and Communist China was stymied by the outbreak of coronavirus. Now tensions have again erupted. Several pro-democracy lawmakers in Hong Kong were dragged out of the city’s legislative chamber Monday during a dispute concerning a bill which would criminalize disrespect of […]

Student blows whistle on China’s subversive infiltration of Australia’s universities

Student blows whistle on China’s subversive infiltration of Australia’s universities

FPI / May 19, 2020 Analysis by Paul Crespo While China increasingly bullies U.S. ally Australia over its recent stand advocating for an international inquiry into Beijing’s handling of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) — another serious issue is surfacing — China’s subversive infiltration of Australia’s universities. A University of Queensland (UQ) student who has been […]

Trump moves on extracting coronavirus compensation from China

Trump moves on extracting coronavirus compensation from China

by WorldTribune Staff, May 18, 2020 President Donald Trump is taking several steps in confronting China over its coronavirus negligence. Trump has blocked trade with Chinese technology giant Huawei and has halted some U.S. retirement investments in China. The Trump administration is also mulling how Beijing should compensate the world for infecting it with the […]

Trump, Britain seek post-Brexit opportunities: Democrats, EU have other motivations

Trump, Britain seek post-Brexit opportunities: Democrats, EU have other motivations

FPI / May 18, 2020 Commentary by Lee Cohen Brexit is happening. The UK is currently in an official transition period leading up to its complete divorce from the European Union. During this phase, which lasts until the end of 2020, Britain is “no longer a member of the EU but continues to be subject […]

Japan joins U.S. efforts to secure strategic underwater cables

Japan joins U.S. efforts to secure strategic underwater cables

FPI / May 18, 2020 Geostrategy-Direct.com The top technology issue after 5G is the world’s network of undersea cables, a U.S. government official told a Japanese researcher during a meeting in Washington, D.C. in early March. As much as 99 percent of communications and data transmitted across the globe are made possible through the undersea […]

Korean network challenges WorldTribune report on allegations of election fraud

Korean network challenges WorldTribune report on allegations of election fraud

by WorldTribune Staff, May 17, 2020 An article in the May 8 edition of WorldTribune attracted widespread attention in South Korea where conservatives have no traditional media alternatives to the corporate giants which have lined up with the ruling party of leftist President Moon Jae-In. A report by the liberal-left JTBC South Korean network challenged […]

Satellite images reveal Iran tunnel at Syrian base as Israeli strikes take toll

Satellite images reveal Iran tunnel at Syrian base as Israeli strikes take toll

by WorldTribune Staff, May 15, 2020 Iran is constructing a new tunnel capable of storing advanced weapons systems at the Imam Ali military base in eastern Syria near the Iraq border, satellite images show. Image Sat International (ISI) images captured on May 12 show bulldozers at the entrance of the structure that is estimated to […]

Herd immunity approach succeeds in Sweden, ruled out by Dr. Fauci

Herd immunity approach succeeds in Sweden, ruled out by Dr. Fauci

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, May 14, 2020 Sweden has chosen not to go the lockdown route in response to the coronavirus. Officials say the country’s capital, Stockholm, could see herd immunity from the virus as early as this month. Dr. David Katz, the founding director of the Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center in Connecticut, told Fox […]