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Trump finds himself isolated among allies: US media


After having experienced years of American unilateralism, U.S. allies in Europe no longer believe that President Donald Trump will offer them much, reported The New York Times.

Chinese deliverymen going abroad for work opportunities

The Chinese food delivery sector has seen rapid growth in recent years, with more and more people in China finding they are unable to live without the service, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic when most restaurants were closed due to ...

Syria's brutal war enters 10th year

Syria's brutal conflict entered its 10th year Sunday with President Bashar al-Assad's regime consolidating its hold over a war-wracked country with a decimated economy where foreign powers flex their muscle.


US politicians' absurd act of scapegoating China won't change facts

In a dark, windy night, a gang of extremely vicious terrorists launched a sudden assault on a village. The household which was attacked first was quickly filled with gunfire and flames, and burst into flames.
Source: People's Daily | 2020/6/6 20:44:05

Facebook says it found no foreign interference in Floyd protests

Facebook said on Friday that it has not seen any foreign interference using its platform to meddle in the demonstrations across the country related to the death of George Floyd.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 19:33:06

Chinese netizens, observers deride 'Eight-Nation Alliance' against China as a farce

Chinese netizens and observers have derided the newly founded Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China (IPAC), formed by a group of Western lawmakers, as a contemporary era "Eight-Nation Alliance" invasion force, calling it a farce which aims to seek attention and create an anti-China climate among the people of the West.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/6 18:16:27

Trump finds himself isolated among allies: US media

After having experienced years of American unilateralism, U.S. allies in Europe no longer believe that President Donald Trump will offer them much, reported The New York Times.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 18:08:28

Biden clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday crossed the threshold for Democratic presidential nomination, according to an estimate by the Associated Press, locking up a contest for the White House with incumbent President Donald Trump later this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 17:58:56

UN chief asks entire world to change course on environment

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday asked the entire world to change course on the environment.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 9:40:58

UK consumer confidence continues to slip in May: survey

British consumer confidence deteriorated in late May despite the country starting to further ease lockdown since mid-May, a survey from polling firm GfK said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 8:50:57

Turkey, Libya to enhance cooperation in Eastern Mediterranean: Turkish president

Turkey and Libya agreed to further enhance their cooperation in the Eastern Mediterranean over a deal made on maritime delimitation, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 8:45:02

UK COVID-19 deaths top 40,000 as another 357 patients die

Another 357 COVID-19 patients have died in Britain as of Thursday afternoon, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 40,261, the British Department of Health and Social Care said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 1:25:52

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 171,206: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 positive cases across the African continent surpassed 171,206, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 1:24:24

DC mayor asks Trump to withdraw federal law enforcement, troops dealing with protests

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Friday requested that President Donald Trump "withdraw all extraordinary federal law enforcement and military presence" in the nation's capital after the president sent in forces to tackle the protests related to the death of George Floyd.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/6 1:18:41

So much discrimination toward Asian Americans, so little media attention: satirist Joe Wong

Chinese-American comedian Joe Wong said that Asian Americans in the catering and small business sectors have been impacted by the chaos sparked by the death of George Floyd, and noted that while Asians are fighting against systemic racism, the US society is ignoring their plight.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/5 18:59:05

Racism growing conspicuous against Asian Americans

The ongoing Black Lives Matter protests in the US, sparked by the police killing of African-American George Floyd, have brought the plight of the relatively invisible Asian community to the surface at a time when Asians are experiencing rising racist sentiment since the novel coronavirus pandemic, Asian Americans and experts told the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/5 9:33:14