Chinese journalist covering COVID-19 pandemic jailed for 4 years

An independent Chinese journalist who reported from Wuhan at the height of the initial COVID-19 outbreak was sentenced to 4 years in prison by a Shanghai court, her lawyer said. Writes about this CNN. Zhang Zhan, 37, was found guilty of "provoking quarrels and troubles" as ...

China launches fusion 'artificial sun' for the first time

China has used its fusion reactor for the first time, taking a step forward in the development of technologies that will become a powerful and limitless source of clean energy, writes CNN. The HL-2M Tokamak reactor in Chengdu, Sichuan province is designed to use a powerful magnetic field to melt hot plasma from ...

In Russia, a man found a note in new shoes asking for help

Petersburg resident Arslan Gibadullin said that he found a note from the prisoner Uyghur from China in the The North Face brand sneakers ordered on the Internet with a request for help. According to human rights activists, representatives of this people are subjected to repression in the Chinese region of Xinjiang: they are imprisoned in ...

Chinese scientists arrested in the US: Beijing threatens to detain Americans in response

The Chinese government has warned the United States that it may detain Americans in the CRH in response to the US Justice Department's persecution of Chinese scientists associated with the Chinese military. The details were told by the Voice of America. Referring to unnamed people familiar with the matter, Wall Street ...

Causes acute diarrhea: pig coronavirus, dangerous to humans, found in China

The coronavirus strain that causes severe diarrhea and vomiting in pigs and infects entire herds of these cloven-hoofed animals in China, "could spread to humans," according to a new study. Writes about this The Daily Mail. It is believed that this strain - "swine acute diarrhea syndrome" or SADS-CoV - originated in bats and was transmitted to animals. Found ...

China begins to vaccinate population against COVID-19 with untested vaccine: WHO approved

In China, tens of thousands of people have already received the COVID-19 vaccine despite the fact that the vaccine has not yet been proven to be safe and effective. Why is this happening, said the publication "Voice of America". The World Health Organization (WHO) in July supported China's intention to vaccinate ...

Scientists suggest SARS-CoV-2 first appeared in China back in 2012

Scientists believe that the coronavirus, which has killed more than 760 people worldwide, actually originated 000 miles from a fish market in Wuhan, China. Writes about this The Sun. Eight years ago, six miners at the Modjian mine in ...

China announces danger regime due to plague outbreak: is there a threat of a new pandemic

The bubonic plague first appeared in Mongolia and now in northern China. Local authorities warn that the disease is transmitted from person to person, writes DW. The authorities of the Bayan-Nur urban district in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region in northern China on Sunday, July 5, ...

Can cause a pandemic: Chinese scientists have discovered a new strain of swine flu virus

Researchers in China have discovered a new strain of the already well-known H1N1 swine flu. According to scientists, this virus is capable of causing a pandemic. This study was published in the American scientific journal Proceedings, writes "Today". The new swine flu genotype was named G4, genetically derived from ...

A new outbreak of coronavirus recorded in China: 108 million quarantined people

A new outbreak of COVID-19 has been recorded in northwest China. To prevent the spread of coronavirus, the authorities have introduced quarantine in an area with a population of 108 million people. Writes about this ZN. Quarantine restrictions have been in effect in Jilin and Liaoning provinces since May 18. The center of a new outbreak is called ...

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