Tim Hume

Hong Kong

Arson, Pepper Spray, and Arrests: Hong Kong Protesters Want to Close the Border With China Over Coronavirus

On Sunday riot police used pepper spray during a protest of a new coronavirus quarantine facility in Kowloon Bay.
Tim Hume
a day ago
United Kingdom

Boris Johnson Wanted to Hire ‘Weirdos and Misfits.’ Instead He Hired a Racist.

The 27-year-old "superforecaster," hired as part of a push to shake up the government, resigned Monday after his pro-eugenics posts came to light.
Tim Hume
2 days ago
coronavirus

Exhausted and Infected: Thousands of Chinese Doctors Are Risking Their Lives to Fight Coronavirus

More than 1,700 medical workers have been infected as the government scrambles to get supplies and protective gear to overwhelmed hospitals.
Tim Hume
3 days ago
Germany

New German Terror Cell ‘The Hard Core’ Planned to Attack Mosques to Start a Civil War

The group was planning 10 coordinated attacks inspired by the one in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Tim Hume
3 days ago
Greece

Greek Neo-Nazis Swarmed and Beat This Journalist for 4 Straight Minutes. The Cops Did Nothing.

It's the second time in a year that Thomas Jacobi, who made a documentary about the neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn, has been attacked by their supporters.
Tim Hume
1.20.20
hong kong protests

China Keeps Arresting Hong Kong Protesters for ‘Soliciting Prostitution’

A student who provides medical care to injured protests is the second protest supporter to be arrested on the charge in Mainland China.
Tim Hume
1.19.20
Wuhan virus outbreak

China's Mysterious Pneumonia-Like Virus Is Now Spreading to Other Countries

One person in China has died and more than 40 have been hospitalized, some of them in critical condition.
Tim Hume
1.16.20
iran

Iran Arrested the Man Who Filmed the Jet Getting Accidentally Shot Down

President Rouhani is pledging a thorough investigation into the Tehran disaster — even as he blamed U.S. aggression as one of the “root causes.”
Tim Hume
1.14.20
iran

Witnesses Say Iranian Security Forces Opened Fire on Protesters Chanting ‘Death to the Dictator’

Iranians were in the streets for a third consecutive day protesting the regime's shooting down of a passenger jet that was carrying 82 Iranians.
Tim Hume
1.13.20
Iran plane crash

A Boeing Jet Crashed in Iran, Killing Everyone Onboard, and Nobody Knows Why

Tensions between Iran and the U.S. are already complicating the investigation into the crash that killed all 176 people on board.
Tim Hume
1.9.20
hong kong protests

Hong Kong Cops Aren’t Sorry For Pepper Spraying A Politician Right In the Face

A police officer tore off a politician's goggles and sprayed him at close range — twice.
Tim Hume
1.2.20
Anti-Semitism

Anti-Semites Sprayed 9/11 Conspiracy Graffiti on a London Synagogue

Attacks around London come amid fears of rising anti-Semitism in Britain.
Tim Hume
1.1.20
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