Frances Martel

Frances Martel

Update: Missing Seoul Mayor Found Dead

Police in South Korea confirmed on Thursday that the mayor of the nation’s capital, Seoul, had gone missing. Reports indicated that Park Won-soon had made cryptic goodbye statements to his family before vanishing on Thursday morning.

Mayor of Seoul Park Won-soon (L) listens to Governor of California Jerry Brown speak during a working session for "Action Day" at the COP21 United Nations conference on climate change in Le Bourget on December 5, 2015. AFP PHOTO / ERIC FEFERBERG / AFP / ERIC FEFERBERG (Photo credit should …

China: Disappeared Interpol President ‘Indulged in Lust and Pleasure’

China’s Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, responsible for imprisoning Communist Party members accused of corruption, published a document accusing former Interpol President Meng Hongwei of indulging in “lust” and using state officials as servants, the South China Morning Post revealed on Wednesday.

Interpol president reported missing during trip to China

Chinese Media: U.S. ‘Petty’ for Leaving World Health Organization

China’s state-run Global Times propaganda newspaper branded America’s entry into the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) “the most successful investment that the US has ever made” and called President Donald Trump’s move to leave it on Tuesday “petty.”

BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 28: Tedros Adhanom, Director General of the World Health Organization, (L) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping before a meeting at the Great Hall of the People, on January 28, 2020 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Naohiko Hatta - Pool/Getty Images)

Indonesia Promotes Government Necklace That Can ‘Kill the Coronavirus’

The Agriculture Ministry of Indonesia announced this weekend the creation of an “antivirus necklace” made of eucalyptus that could allegedly kill the Chinese coronavirus, later walking back its properties, but not before the nation’s health minister claimed it could boost the wearer’s “psychological mentality.”

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China Starts Withdrawing from Indian Border After Modi Visit

Indian media reported on Monday that China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) had finally started retreating at the Indian border, weeks after a bloody clash in which Chinese troops attacked their Indian counterparts with, among other weapons, sticks wrapped in barbed wire.

China 's President Xi Jinping (L) and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend the group photo session during the BRICS Summit at the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center in Xiamen, southeastern China's Fujian Province on September 4, 2017. Xi opened the annual summit of BRICS leaders that already has …

Indian-American Groups Urge Americans to Join ‘Boycott China’ Movement

The head of one of the country’s largest Indian-American groups told Breitbart News on Monday that “made in America” should be a pivotal part of a growing movement for independence from the Chinese economy, a movement that Indian and Tibetan activists rallied for in Times Square, New York, this weekend.

An exile Tibetan activist holds a banner during a street demonstration by the Tibetan Youth Congress asking for a boycott of Chinese goods in Dharmsala, India, Tuesday, June 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)

Italy Seizes Record 14 Tons of Amphetamines, Blames Islamic State

The government of Italy announced on Wednesday it had seized 14 tons of an amphetamine labeled “captagon” en route to Europe from Syria. Italian officials reportedly believe Islamic State terrorists had produced the drug and introduced it to the market.

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Iran Fails to Convince Interpol to Issue Arrest Warrant for Trump

Interpol rejected a request from Iran to issue a “red notice” – a call to arrest anywhere in the world – President Donald Trump over the decision to target terrorist leader Qassem Soleimani with a drone strike in January, citing the “political” nature of the move.

Donald Trump smiles at State of the Union (Win McNamee / AFP / Getty)