Beijing

Hong Kong

How China Used Facebook and Twitter to Bombard Hong Kong With Propaganda

The platforms suspended hundreds of accounts they say were used in a state-run campaign to discredit pro-democracy protests.
Tim Hume
a day ago
hong kong protests

China Just Labeled The Hong Kong Protesters As “Terrorists”

It's stoking fears of a Chinese military intervention, as the protests rage on and troops gather on the border.
David Gilbert
8.12.19
Taiwan

China Says it's Ready for War if the U.S. Keeps Pushing for Taiwanese Independence

Beijing is accusing the U.S., which recently approved a $2.2 billion arms sale to Taiwan, of destabilizing the region.
David Gilbert
7.24.19
Hong Kong

Horrifying Footage Shows Masked Thugs Beating Pro-Democracy Protesters With Metal Rods In Hong Kong

Lawmakers are accusing their own government of colluding with the mob, whose attack put 45 protesters in the hospital on Sunday.
Tim Hume
7.22.19
Huawei

Beijing tells Huawei not to be “victimized like a silent lamb” in its fight with the U.S.

“We support the company and individual concerned taking up the weapons of the law to protect their interests."
David Gilbert
3.8.19
cyberattacks

White House points finger at China for huge hack of Marriott customers

David Gilbert
12.12.18
Google

The man who launched Google in China says it's pointless to re-enter the market

"They are going to have a hard time."
David Gilbert
10.12.18
trade war

China tries playing the trade war victim: Trump is bullying us

“How could you negotiate with someone when he puts a knife on your neck?”
David Gilbert
9.25.18
Google

Google wants back into China — and will censor search results to get there

"It’s hard to resist the red sirens of the world's biggest internet market.”
David Gilbert
8.1.18
trade war

Trump finally has his trade war — the "largest in economic history"

“Washington is sowing the seeds of its own defeat in the end."
David Gilbert
7.6.18
DRAG

The Queens Living It Up in China's Thriving Drag Scene

VICE met up with a pair of drag queens as they prepared for a major ball in Shanghai, following along before they hit the stage for a competition with dozens of other queens.
VICE Staff
6.5.18
Taiwan

Taiwan is prepping for a full military invasion by China

"The main goal of the drills is to make any Chinese communist military mission to invade Taiwan fail."
Tim Hume
4.24.18
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