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Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Even though China revoked its Zero Covid Policy following the protests, China unleashed its police equipped with the latest technology to go after people that had participated in the protests and dozens of people who took part in the protests have paid heavily for the dissent.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
China's territorial disputes from the Himalayas to Taiwan are outlets for domestic torments, the Chinese army is in the battle to forget national frustrations, writes Oliver Guillard in the French publication, Asialyst.
"Xi's problem is that he has surrounded himself with yes-men, who applaud his every act but do not hold a mirror to the life in the street." If they had, the Urumqi apartment fires would not have led to protests and riots.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
The calls for greater scrutiny of China's actions in Canada come amid protests against Beijing's zero-Covid policy in US and Canada and controversy surrounding the overseas "Chinese police stations."
As evidenced by the widespread opposition to the CCP's zero-Covid policies and the protests that took place across the country, Xi Jinping, who was elected as the CCP's leader for an unprecedented third term may opt for Taiwan as an emotive card to sway Chinese public opinion and maintain hi
After reports of a crackdown on Covid protests throughout China, Tibetans living in exile have expressed solidarity with the Chinese people, who are under strict coronavirus rules since the start of the pandemic.
China's crackdown on anti-COVID protests has prompted calls from the global community to stand beside the protesters and take action against the Chinese authorities.
The ongoing protests in China over draconian lockdowns and the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) zero covid policy is likely to hinder Xi Jinping's vision to make China a global superpower.
In China, strict COVID regulations have resulted in a negative impact on millions of people's lives. The demands now go beyond simply easing the restrictions to include free speech, and respect for human rights, according to Global Strat View.
Blank sheets of paper, held by protestors, have become a symbol of a mass uprising being witnessed against the Communist-ruled strict zero-COVID policy, according to US media reports.
The top Chinese official also called for improving response to the changing situation around the pandemic, stressing the importance of optimizing the country's policy on disease prevention, testing and quarantine measures, as well as immunization of the whole population.
Writing for the InsideOver publication, columnist Federico Giuliani argued that the uprising has focused in a way not seen since the Communists took control of the mainland in 1949, and the Chinese President is facing an unprecedented crisis.