Asia Pacific


Li Peng: Former Chinese premier dies at 90

Former Chinese Premier Li Peng has died in Beijing. He was best known for leading the violent military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters at Tiananmen Square. Source: Deutsche Welle – Asia Read More: Li Peng:…


North Korea: Kim Jong Un inspects new submarine

Analysts say the size of the new submarine suggests it has been designed to potentially carry ballistic missiles. North Korea has claimed to have tested submarine-launched ballistic missiles in the past. Source: Deutsche Welle –…




Opinion: Hong Kong and the broken promise

The Special Administrative Region is in turmoil. For weeks, activists have been protesting against a now withdrawn extradition bill. But the protests are really about Hong Kong’s future, says Alexander Görlach. Source: Deutsche Welle –…