Iranian oil tanker damaged in explosion near Saudi port: state news

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) An oil tanker belonging to the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) was damaged by an explosion on Friday, Iranian state news IRNA reported.

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Hong Kong descended into chaos. In flag-covered Beijing, almost no one noticed

This post was originally published on this siteBeijing (CNN) In the tightly-censored bubble of state-run media and restricted internet, Beijing locals enjoyed their October 1 National Day

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They were born at the start of Communist China. 70 years later, their country is unrecognizable

This post was originally published on this siteBeijing (CNN) When the Chinese Communist Party took power 70 years ago, Ma Jianguo’s family members were so excited they named him in honor of

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Second Pacific nation in a week ditches Taiwan for Beijing

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) Kiribati has become the second nation in a week to drop Taiwan as a diplomatic ally and move towards Beijing, Taipei’s foreign ministry

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The date which has both Hong Kong and Beijing on edge

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN) For months, October 1 has loomed over the mass pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong, as a whispered deadline for the ruling

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Hong Kong protesters march to US Consulate to call for help from Trump

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN) Thousands of Hong Kong protesters waving US flags are marching on the city’s US Consulate Sunday to call for help from the

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Hong Kong protesters threaten new airport disruptions after street clashes with police

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN) Hong Kong protesters have called for demonstrations at the city’s international airport after a night of heated clashes with

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US woman charged with human trafficking after allegedly trying to smuggle infant out of Philippines

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) An American woman has been charged with human trafficking after allegedly trying to smuggle a six-day-old baby out of the Philippines. At a

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Man kills eight schoolchildren in China on first day of class

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN) Eight young children were killed in a school attack in the eastern Chinese province of Hubei on Monday. It was their first day of

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A military crackdown in Hong Kong would backfire on China’s economy

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong (CNN Business) The idea of China’s People Liberation Army (PLA) on the streets of Hong Kong seemed unthinkable just a few weeks ago.

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