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Quetta bombing aimed at Baluchistan nationalist movement

On August 8, a suicide bombing killed at least 110 and injured a further 200 at a state-run hospital in Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan. Read more...

Syria: End the Siege of Aleppo – Russian and Nato forces out of Syria and the Middle East

Since July 7, Syria’s largest city, Aleppo, has witnessed intense fighting after Assad regime forces and their Lebanese and Russian allies cut off the eastern part of the city, with a population of 25 Read more...

EU: The Khartoum Process – holding camps as developmental aid

On November 28, 2014, representatives from 58 European and African countries met to adopt the "Khartoum Process". Read more...

Britain: Defeat the Labour Right’s Coup and Re-elect Corbyn

The election for Labour Party leader is in full swing with huge rallies for Jeremy Corbyn: Liverpool leading with an 8-10,000 turnout and large meetings in Hull and Leeds. Read more...

The state of emergency in Turkey: No to the “civil coup”!

Although the attempted coup by elements of the Armed Forces on July 15 was successfully defeated, since then, there has been a decisive shift in the balance of power by which the president, Recep Tayy Read more...

中国:自由市场没有按计划发展

中国股市上星期的反复无常反映出的是国家主席习近平的经济战略所面临的问题的症候。在6月12日至7月8日之间,上海股票市场跌了28个百分点,股票价值共减少了约3万5000亿美元,政府被迫采用紧急措施来防止股市骤然崩盘。大股东们,也就是那些最大型的公司,被禁止在6个月内抛售任何股份。股票一日的涨幅被规定不得超出10个百分点。超过半数的公司“自愿”同意停止股票交易。 Read more...

中国:索罗斯被控“开战”

中国:索罗斯被控“开战”

秃鹰开始在日渐衰弱的中国经济周围盘旋。在达沃斯的世界经济论坛中,乔治•索罗斯,一位因曾经在1992年的英镑投机中打破了欧洲汇率调节机制而闻名的资产基金经理,预测说中国经济无法避免“硬着陆”,换言之,一次无法控制的下滑。 Read more...

香港:选举“改革”在立法会上失败了

香港:选举“改革”在立法会上失败了

去年12月,占中运动被香港警方清场了。占中是抗议新的选举立法,因为它将赋予北京以否决特首候选人的权力。在上星期举行的立法会上,该选举法最终没有通过,尽管亲北京分子在立法会中占有优势。究竟是怎么回事呢? Read more...