Former British Consulate Worker Says the Chinese Secret Police Tortured Him for Supporting Hong Kong Protests
Simon Cheng Man-kit says the secret police accused him of fomenting the protests, and that while in detention he was beaten, chained to a cross, and forced to sing the Chinese national anthem.
Boris Johnson Just Got Owned in Parliament Again
Johnson's latest embarrassment was provided by Parliament’s Speaker, who shot down the PM’s bid to put his proposed Brexit deal with the EU to a simple “yes-or-no” vote.
Iran Warns U.S.: Seize Our Oil Tanker and There’ll Be Consequences
The U.S. says the ship is controlled by Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps, but a court in Gibraltar ruled it could set sail. Where it's going is a mystery.