Trump asked China to help him win in 2020, offered ‘favors to dictators,’ Bolton says

By |junij 18th, 2020|China, dictatorship, Donald Trump, human rights, John Bolton, News, Uighurs, United States, US elections 2020, Venezuela, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

In a withering behind-the-scenes portrayal, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser John Bolton accused him of sweeping misdeeds that included explicitly seeking Chinese President Xi Jinping’s help to win re-election.

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Coronavirus to father EU’s ‘first dicatatorship’?

By |marec 27th, 2020|authoritarian regime, coronavirus, dictatorship, Hungary, illiberal democracy, News, press freedom, Viktor Orbán|

A "dictatorship" at the heart of the EU? A draft law to grant anti-coronavirus emergency measures set for adoption by Budapest has alarmed observers who fear it will hand Prime Minister Viktor Orbán unlimited power.

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Cambodia stages PR stunt with passengers of ‘coronavirus’ cruise ship

By |februar 14th, 2020|Cambodia, China, coronavirus, dictatorship, human rights, Hun Sen, News|

Passengers on a cruise ship that was turned away from ports around Asia over fears they could be carrying the new coronavirus finally began disembarking in Cambodia on Friday (14 February). Cambodia’s strongman premier Hun Sen welcomed around 100 tourists...

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China flexes military muscle to mark 70 years of Communist rule

By |oktober 1st, 2019|China, Communism, dictatorship, News, nuclear arms, Taiwan|

China celebrated its growing power and confidence with a massive display of military hardware and goose-stepping troops in Beijing on Tuesday (1 October), overseen by President Xi Jinping who pledged peaceful development on the 70th birthday of Communi...

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Spain to tweak law, prevent Franco’s family from stalling exhumation

By |avgust 23rd, 2018|dictatorship, Franco, News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain|

Spain's socialist government announced on Tuesday (21 August) it will amend the law to prevent relatives from legally disputing the exhumation of fascist dictator Francisco Franco from the vast mausoleum in Madrid where he is buried. EURACTIV's partner EFE-EPA reports.

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Cambodia ruling party claims ‘huge victory’ in vote decried as ‘sham’

By |julij 30th, 2018|Cambodia, dictatorship, Hun Sen, News|

Cambodia's ruling party said it had won a landslide in Sunday's one-horse election, an expected outcome after the main opposition was banned paving the way for leader Hun Sen to prolong his 33 years in power.

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