Tue April, 2021, Age: 2 weeks
Disinformation analysts at the Atlantic Council have reported that China is highlighting America’s identity politics and culture wars online to draw attention away from criticisms of its own human rights abuses, such as in Xinjiang and Hong Kong. The tactics parallel similar ones used by Russia.
China has continued island construction in the Spratly Islands, according to new satellite images.
Western sanctions over eroding human rights in China have led Beijing and Moscow into closer partnership.