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3 abril, 2020
por Felipe Sahagún
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Coronavirus database from John Hopkings University

Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE)
at Johns Hopkins University (JHU)
 
Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, on November 2, 2018.

Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, on November 2, 2018. Thomas Peter/Getty via Yahoo

  • The US intelligence community has determined that the Chinese government concealed the extent of its coronavirus outbreak and gave false statistics to other countries, Bloomberg News reported, citing three US officials.

  • Officials transmitted a classified report of their findings to the White House last week.

  • Bloomberg described its sources as saying that the report’s main conclusion was that China’s public reporting of coronavirus cases was «intentionally incomplete» and that its numbers were fake.

  • China was the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak until last week, when the US’s number of cases surpassed China’s.

  • US and other Western officials have repeatedly expressed skepticism about China’s numbers. Residents of Wuhan, where the outbreak originated, have also publicly doubted the government’s reporting.

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3 abril, 2020
por Felipe Sahagún
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China’s response to the coronavirus pandemic (Foreign Affairs)

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China’s Coming Upheaval

By Minxin Pei

“A regime beset by economic stagnation and rising social unrest at home and great-power competition abroad is inherently brittle,” Minxin Pei writes in a new essay. “If Xi continues on this trajectory, eroding the foundations of China’s economic and political power and monopolizing responsibility and control, he will expose the CCP to cataclysmic change.”

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2 abril, 2020
por Felipe Sahagún
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Climate disasters increase conflict risk

 

Climate disasters seen increasing conflict risk in large countries. Extreme weather bring greater risk of conflict in underdeveloped countries with large populations and ethnic tensions

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1 abril, 2020
por Felipe Sahagún
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How to Fight the Infodemic Wars – The Globalist

 

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