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Understanding Hunter Biden’s Conviction: A Closer Look at the Facts

Who is Hunter Biden?

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The full name of Hunter Biden is the Robert Hunter Biden who is the second son of the U.S. President Joe Biden. He works as an American attorney and a businessman. Prior to his current occupation, he held positions as a banker, a lobbyist, and a legal representative for lobbying firms.

He has previously also worked as a hedge fund principal, a venture capital and a private equity fund investor.

Allegations on Hunter Biden

Hunter Biden has been accused of having connections with China as he was the founding board member of the BHR partners, a Chinese investment company in 2013. With the rising tensions between China and United States, his relation with Chinese companies is questioned.

His father, Joe and him has also been accused of corrupt activities concerning Ukraine as he served on the board of Burisma Holdings, one of the largest natural gas producers in Ukraine, from 2014 to 2019, when his term expired.

It has been said that the father and the son were favoring Ukraine for personal reasons and for personal business interests.

What happened in 2020?

In 2020, the New York posts published an article in October about a laptop which had previously belonged to Hunter Biden.

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The article revealed that the laptop contained about 129 thousand emails and other materials which exposed the corrupt practices of his father, Joe Biden.

However nothing has been proved and the New York Post which published the story didn’t provide the details of the material they had found to other media outlets or any other agency for investigation.

Due to this, other media outlets declined to publish the same story because there was no proof of it.

Previously, Biden has been accused of evading taxes and has been under federal investigation since 2018.

He also has a bad record of drug and alcohol abuse. Even though he pleaded not guilty on all Tax evasion charges, the special counsel indicted Biden on various counts of tax evasion on 7th December, 2023.

Recent conviction of Hunter Biden

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During his tax evasion trials, Biden admitted to illegally owning a gun while being under the influence of drugs.

Although he vehemently denied using drugs while applying for a gun purchase permit. Following the failure of the plea agreement, a special counsel in Delaware indicted Biden on three federal crimes involving weapons.

One of these allegations was having a gun for approximately eleven days while being aware of his drug use. All three of the felony counts against Biden were found guilty in June 2024.

Joe Biden’s reaction

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The president and his father Joe Biden reaffirmed his position as a parent who is striving to provide assistance to his son following the sentence.

“As mentioned previously, I hold the position of President, but I also fulfill the role of a father.”

“Jill and I have a deep affection for our son, and we are exceedingly pleased with the person he has become,” he expressed.

What are the charges on Hunter Biden?

The initial two charges were for providing false information regarding his substance abuse on a federal background check document, while the third charge was for the possession of a firearm while being addicted to or using illicit substances.

The judge stated that the customary timeframe for setting a sentence is 120 days after a decision is reached. Hunter Biden may potentially be sentenced to a maximum of 25 years in jail and be subject to a fine of up to $750,000.

However, considering that he is a first-time offender and a influential man, it is probable that he will receive a far lesser punishment.

The reactions on Hunter Biden’s trial

There is mixed reaction in public. While some support Biden and his trauma which he felt after the death of his brother Beau’s untimely death in 2015 due to brain cancer, on the other hand people and several media outlets accuse him and his father of using their political influence and money to divert the case and ease up the judiciary on him.

One juror even developed sympathy for him and remarked that – “I really don’t think that Hunter belongs in jail.”

The juror emphasized their primary attention on evidence rather than Hunter Biden’s lifestyle, affirming that political matters were not discussed.

The juror stated that the other jurors expressed remorse for the summons of Naomi Biden, Hunter’s daughter, to provide testimony. According to him, he believed it was an error to have her testify in court.

Some people also believe that he has been unduly punished for being famous and son of the President of the United States.

Whatever be the case, the recent conviction of Hunter Biden is definitely going to make an effect on the upcoming US elections, 2024.

How Modi wins elections every time?

It has always been puzzling for me to know that how Modi wins election every time.

A photo of Modi is surrounding the internet where he is sitting near the feet of Advani.

How Modi wins elections every time? - The Hard News Daily

The photo is said to be around of 1995-96 and 6 years later he was sitting as the Chief Minister of Gujarat.

He won every election in Gujarat since and then every Lok Sabha election later.

What is his strategy and why does he Modi wins elections every time?

I had been always interested in knowing about the success strategy of people and I really wanted to know about the Modi’s election strategy.

To find out the secret I had to see hundreds of interviews of Modi and the people who talked about him.

I got to know few secrets. Here are some of them –

1. Brahmacharya

How Modi wins elections every time? - The Hard News Daily

One thing which prominently came during my research was the practice of brahmacharya. It is written in Indian Vedic texts that the person who keeps Brahmachrya for more than 12 years develops a higher level of mind and is capable of achieving anything in life. It develops one’s will power and self-esteem. He who keeps Brahmacharya cannot be defeated.

Modi left his home and his newly married life very early and started living a lie of a monk. He continues to do so. Some say that it is his power of Brahmacharya which brings shine on his face and such steadiness in his character.

Sounds mystic but it is true when you know that people like Isaac Newton, Nikola Tesla and Leonardo Da Vinci were also the people who practiced Brahmacharya in order to develop the faculties of one’s mind.

2. Chanakya Neeti

How Modi wins elections every time? - The Hard News Daily

The world is divided in to people who know Chanakya and then people who don’t know anything about Chanakya. For westerners, Chanakya is equivalent of Machiavelli, an Italian diplomat, historian, author and philosopher who lived during the Italian Renaissance

Advices of Chanakya which mostly comes from his ever famous book “Arthashashtra” might sound unethical and immoral at first but are prudent at its best.

 How Modi wins elections every time? - The Hard News Daily

The people who wants to run a government and wants to enter the politics must read Chanakya to know how to deal with people and power and how to efficiently run a government.

Most of the time when I see Modi taking some kind of decision, it appears to me that he is taking hints from the advices of Chanakya and they always coincide.

The way he deals with opposition and fools them into diverting them in to a topic thorugh which he wants to divert them is simply nothing but Chanakya Neeti.

There is no doubt in my mind that Modi is a lifelong follower of Chanakya’s advice.

3. Focus on positive.

Modi always talks about the positive things about the country. He never seems to be demotivated.

Even after the disastrous results of 2024 elections, he seemed to have been disappointed but then immediately controlled himself and came back to appear as powerful as he was in previous terms.

The power to remain positive despite obstacles is one of the most important traits which is found in the people who are highly successful in life.

4. Keeping good people around him.

The cabinet of Modi is full of people who are highly efficient. That is how he is able to get good results. As much as I have seen I don’t think there is friendship between Gadkari and Modi in real life but they Modi keeps Gadkari in his cabinet because he knows that he is highly efficient.

Some people may argue that Modi keeps Gadkari around because first he is very influential in RSS and second, he is a highly popular leader in Maharashtra. But then same cannot be said about Keshubhai Patel and Pravin Togadia, who are were once more popular than Modi but then went against Modi and vanished from the public platforms.

People who mess with Modi are never forgiven by him and that is also one trait about him which I noticed. But Modi never takes revenge from people the same day. He would take his time, find the right moment and then hit on them.

Jaishankar, Hardeep Puri, Ashwini Vaishnav are another example of good people Modi keeps around. A man cannot do everything on his own so he needs to keep good people around him which also enhances his own character.

5. Not worrying about criticism.

Modi doesn’t care about criticism. You will rarely find any leader who has been insulted as much as Modi. The opposition tries all sorts of things on him but he doesn’t care about it. It was not like that always.

There was a time when he would get angry and reply back in anger. There are several interviews of Modi of before he became CM and during his tenure as a CM when one could see the anger in his tone and eyes. But he has controlled it over time.

He doesn’t waste time in getting angry and worrying about the opinions of those who try to criticize him. He knows that since he is not doing anything wrong so he doesn’t has to worry about them.

The world is now coming at his feet and he has made India a powerful nation. There is enough evidence in front of him of his good work now to worry about petite criticism of the opposition.

6. Keeping higher goal in mind.

Modi doesn’t care about trifle goals. He has higher goals in mind like serving nation and making India a better place. When you have an extremely high and ambitious goal in front of you then nothing matters to you.

He divides his higher goal into smaller goals but since his first goals is so high and he is highly focused about it, so he doesn’t even care about the small obstacles that comes his way.

Also his higher goal I not self-serving and selfish in nature as a selfish goal might wane out with time, but a goal kept for higher purpose cannot wane as it comes with a responsibility.

If you have higher goals in life then small trifles wouldn’t matter to you.

7. Aggressive mindset.

Modi has an aggressive mindset which is often found in animals who hunt other animals. I do not mean the animals who kill other animals for survival but what I mean is the attitude to go after one’s goals fearlessly.

He is ready to bend the little bit to reach to his goals and is not too strict in ways in which he wants to achieve his goals.

8. Understanding of politics.

Modi has a thorough understanding of the politics and knows the ins and outs of the politics. A trait which one can easily get by reading a number of books.

He is a lifelong learner and an avid book reader which makes him understand the people’s behavior in advance and anticipate their next move to know what steps he as to take.

9. Discipline

How Modi wins elections every time? - The Hard News Daily

I still remember the day when the project of Chandrayan failed. Modi was present during the night, then he went for two hours to rest and came back early in the morning. You would think that he would take rest again after that since he hadn’t taken a night’s sleep, but then an hour later he was seen in Mumbai in a rally and he did those rallies whole day.

He is extremely disciplined and hard working. You can know about his love for discipline from his clothes and how well dressed he is all the time. He keeps goals for himself and then keeps attaining those goals in life.

These are few generic observations I have about the Indian Prime Minister. I am researching more to know more about his personality by watching his videos and speeches as the books written about him talks more about his politics than about his persona which I find more interesting than his politics.

 

Top Techniques for Reducing Depression and Anxiety Symptoms (Tried and Tested)

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My tryst with Depression and Anxiety

I don’t know what the clinical definition of the depression and anxiety is and I am not sure whether I have exactly experienced depression but I definitely know that I have experienced anxiety and depression at some point of time.

Most people just use this words frivolously to describe their little pangs of disappointments in life.

I know I have suffered from depression and anxiety because the doctors have recommended medicines for anxiety and sleep to me previously without telling me.

The problem with both these types is that you won’t know when you will get them. Worst is, you won’t know why you are getting them.

You just get them and you suffer from it and no one around you can guess that you have anxiety.

However I do know that there is a connection between the two.

As Per webmd, an online medical portal for medical information –

“Among other things, depression causes feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and reduced energy. Anxiety creates feelings of nervousness, worry, or dread. Although the two conditions are different, you can have both at the same time. Agitation and restlessness can be symptoms of both depression and anxiety.”

 

Now since I have felt both sometimes at different intervals of time and sometimes at the same time, so I know that both can happen to anyone.

It doesn’t matter whether your life is going good right now or everything seems to be on track.

Sometimes some old inner unfulfilled ambition is the cause of depression and anxiety.

Anxiety is mostly caused by lack of action, too much future planning and worrying about the future. Atleast this is what I have realized.

One of the tabooed side effects of the anxiety is that men starts to ejaculate more than usual, which is again very harmful. It is not much discussed in public domain but it is true.

According to a study published in sexual medicine magazine, called “Psychological, Relational, and Biological Correlates of Ego-Dystonic Masturbation in a Clinical Setting” written by multiple prominent authors expert in the field of medicine, mentions –

“It has been found that younger men masturbate with the highest frequency. Additionally, the study found that men who masturbated most frequently had higher levels of anxiety. Men who experienced the highest sense of guilt for masturbation also had the highest levels of anxiety.”

I experienced it too but it was such shameful and quite frankly, am extremely personal act that I couldn’t verify it from anyone whether what I was doing was right or wrong. There is no way to know that it was harming me more than anything else.

The thought to google it didn’t even come into my mind as when you are suffering from depression and anxiety, you often feel that you are alone in this world, that it is only you who are suffering while everyone else is living the better life and there is no one who can help you. So you don’t google it to know that it can be a common occurrence.

There is a feeling of desolation and often helplessness during the pangs of depression and anxiety. You don’t want to share your feelings with anyone because you don’t want to sound weak.

The two times when I had panic attacks and I mentioned it to doctors without using the words “depression and anxiety”, they never said anything regarding to it, they just simply gave me medicines and asked me to take them among other medicines.

Somehow the doctors felt that if they talk about one’s depressions and anxiety disorders or give a name to one’s condition, it will worsen the condition.

On the hindsight, I think they are quite right.

It is very difficult to get it out of your mind the name once you decide that you have certain special condition which has a nomenclature too. On one hand, psychologically it affirms your fear that you are unique and different from others and on the other hand you get a name to define your condition which brings it more into existence.

In case of depression and anxiety, it is better to be unaware of it and let it solve on its own.

However I knew about it and I had to find a solution soon.

The solution took years before I found it. I tried everything, read every book on the subject but nothing worked. Everything worked for some time but after a while it would stop working.

I recently came across this saying by Jeff Bezos that anxiety is usually caused by the lack of action and too much planning. It coincided with my thought process too.

How I solved the problems of Depressions and Anxiety?

The solutions which solved my problems were found in the Hindu scriptures. I tried every western book but they don’t have solutions for anything.

Every western book focuses on getting more and more in life and giving you solutions which will make you even more anxiety driven.

Three things which came to my rescue were Brahmacharya, also called celibacy, Naam Jap, also called name chanting and finishing every task I decided to finish it.

Celibecy is highly underrated practice which gives you immense energy and will power. It gives you extra chemicals in your body like testosterone, adrenaline and serotonin which keeps you energetic all the time.

After two weeks of brahmacharya you will able to finish tasks in time and there won’t be much fluctuations in your thoughts.

If you want to know more about Brahmacharya and the power of celibecy, then read the book of Swami Sivananda called “Practice of Brahmacharya”. It will shake the roots of your mind and thinking.

Practice of Brahmacharya by Sivananda Saraswati - - The Hard News Daily

Naam Jap is the process which keeps you engaged in one thought for a long period of time. It removes the negative feelings and frequent running of thoughts and keeps you calm.

There is also something about finishing tasks which boosts your will power and excitement towards life. Finishing tasks and writing on paper are two things which are very important for a person to do. Don’t try to go behind the science and logic of why it works. It just works.

When you write something on paper, somehow it etches in your memory.

There is also a fourth thing which surprisingly helped me and it was a Vitamin D supplement. Living in India and having brown skin rich in melanin, it is tough to get the proper doses of vitamin D without taking some kind of supplement.

Do your blood test now, show it to a doctor and check levels of your vitamin D. If your thoughts are frequently changing and you feel fatigued all the time, taking Vitamin D supplements will change your entire life.

I know I added one extra method there but if you follow these four methods than your entire life will take a turn around in two months and will get you rid the depression and anxiety.

Slovenia Recognizes State of Palestine in Landmark Parliamentary Vote

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Slovenia’s parliament has formally acknowledged the State of Palestine, thus becoming the 147th nation to extend such recognition.

The recognition was granted in a legislative vote, with 52 out of 90 members voting in favor.

The decision is regarded as a momentous stride towards attaining tranquility and steadiness in the Middle East, specifically in light of the persistent hostilities in Gaza.

Slovenia’s recognition of Palestine is a component of a wider global endeavor to tackle the enduring issue between Israel and Palestine.

Several nations consider recognizing Palestine as a sovereign state to be a vital measure in achieving a two-state resolution, which has the potential to establish enduring peace in the area.

The decision made by Slovenia is anticipated to strengthen the endeavors of the international community in mediating and resolving the conflict.

“The acknowledgment is evidence of Slovenia’s dedication to peace and justice,” stated a member of the Slovenian parliament.

“We anticipate that this measure will aid in the cessation of hostilities in Gaza and facilitate the initiation of productive discussions between Israel and Palestine.”

The vote signifies the increasing global agreement over the necessity of resolving the Palestinian issue using diplomatic and nonviolent methods.

Despite the presence of remaining hurdles, Slovenia’s recognition contributes to the growing momentum in the pursuit of a feasible and equitable resolution to the dispute.

Slovenia’s acknowledgment of Palestine within a wider framework underscores the significance of international unity in resolving worldwide disputes.

It emphasizes the significance of smaller states in their contribution to global peace endeavors.

The move is anticipated to have a significant impact on other nations that have not yet acknowledged Palestine, motivating them to adopt comparable measures.

Slovenia’s recognition of Palestine carries significant weight, serving as a strong symbol of optimism and resolve for achieving peace in the Middle East, which is being closely observed by the international community.

The international community persistently endeavors to achieve a resolution that upholds the rights and aspirations of both Israelis and Palestinians, with the goal of establishing a future where both parties may peacefully coexist.

The decision made by Slovenia’s parliament serves as a reminder of the ongoing pursuit for peace and the significance of global assistance in attaining it.

Bitcoin ETFs See $1 Billion Inflows as Institutional Interest Peaks

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Bitcoin ETFs received a significant increase of almost $1 billion in net inflows on June 4, 2024. This represents the second-highest day inflow since their introduction.

The notable surge was propelled by considerable investments from prominent entities such as Fidelity, BlackRock, and Ark.

Fidelity was the leader in terms of money coming in, with a total of $378.7 million. BlackRock followed closely behind with $275 million, while Ark contributed $139 million.

The increase in investment signifies a significant influx of institutional interest in Bitcoin, demonstrating a belief in its potential profitability.

The increase in capital flowing into Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) is regarded as a favorable indication for the cryptocurrency industry.

It indicates that institutional investors are progressively considering Bitcoin as a valuable asset, which enhances its potential to achieve new record highs.

The involvement of these prominent financial institutions also enhances the credibility and stability of the cryptocurrency market, which has traditionally been characterized by its volatility.

Market analysts anticipate that the ongoing influx of funds could result in substantial value gain for Bitcoin.

“The involvement of institutional investors is a crucial factor that propels the long-term expansion of the cryptocurrency market,” stated a senior analyst from a prominent financial institution.

“The current increase in Bitcoin ETF inflows has the potential to lead to a new record high.”

This occurrence coincides with a period when the overall financial markets are displaying conflicting indications, prompting investors to search for other assets to vary their portfolios.

Bitcoin, commonly known as a digital form of gold, continues to garner interest as a safeguard against inflation and economic unpredictability.

With the continuous development of the cryptocurrency market, the involvement of institutional investors becomes more and more crucial.

Their involvement not only increases market liquidity but also improves the entire market structure.

With an influx of about $1 billion into Bitcoin ETFs within a 24-hour period, the market is positioned for prospective expansion and steadiness.

Ultimately, the recent increase in Bitcoin ETF inflows highlights the expanding institutional fascination with the cryptocurrency industry. With significant investments from prominent entities such as Fidelity, BlackRock, and Ark, the likelihood of Bitcoin surpassing its previous record highs is increasingly feasible.

Institutional investors’ ongoing backing is expected to have a significant impact on the future direction of Bitcoin and the wider cryptocurrency industry.

Chinese Banking Fraud Victims Detained for Months After Protesting Their Lost Savings in a $4.2 Billion Scandal

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It has come to light that Chinese individuals who fell victim to banking fraud were held in custody for several months following their protests, as we delve into the intricate details of the $4.2 billion scandal.

In February, Ou Yangyun, an entrepreneur from Changsha, made a journey to Zhengzhou to express his dissatisfaction after his bank account, which held a substantial sum of money, was subjected to a freeze. His family anticipated his prompt return home to commemorate the Lunar New Year with his twins. However, Ou, along with over a dozen others, was apprehended. These individuals were part of the group of 600,000 people who were impacted by one of China’s biggest banking frauds. They lost their savings in a scandal worth $4.2 billion, which involved four rural banks in Henan province.

The demonstrators, clad in winter attire, paraded through the streets for approximately 30 minutes prior to being apprehended by law enforcement. Although the majority of individuals were freed shortly after their arrest, Ou and two other individuals are still being held in jail. They encountered severe circumstances, such as spoiled food and restricted sleep. The extended incarceration of these demonstrators, who are usually released within a few days, underscores the government’s sensitivity to the growing unrest associated with economic hardship.

This incident, although not directly attributable to China’s decelerating economy, highlights the weaknesses within the rural banking industry. China has experienced a significant rise in economic protests, with Freedom House reporting a climb of 127% in late 2023. The demonstrations have been motivated by concerns such as outstanding salaries, incomplete construction projects, and fraudulent investment schemes. In response to increasing economic difficulties, the central government seeks to avert major social upheaval.

Ou’s family and other others impacted persist in their pursuit of justice. Although there has been some reimbursement for individuals with minor deposits, more than 1,000 individuals are still waiting to be repaid. The incident entailed intricate fraudulent activities conducted by Xincaifu Group, in collaboration with bank employees, to divert monies. Five individuals associated with Xincaifu have received substantial prison sentences, however, numerous depositors are still pursuing a resolution.

The protracted conflict highlights the substantial influence of financial fraud on regular individuals and prompts inquiries regarding the stability and oversight of China’s rural banks. While the families of Ou and others await justice, the wider ramifications of this scandal are still being revealed.

Source : https://www.reuters.com/world/china/chinese-who-lost-money-bank-fraud-detained-months-after-protest-2024-06-05/

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Modi successfully retains the Varanasi seat, despite a decrease in his victory margin.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has secured another victory in the Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, achieving his third consecutive win in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. Modi was victorious over Congress contender Ajay Rai with a substantial margin of 152,513 votes.

The magnitude of this victory is much reduced in comparison to his other triumphs. In the 2019 elections, Modi won the seat with a majority of 470,000 votes, while in 2014, he emerged victorious with a margin of 372,000 votes. The diminished margin in 2024 has initiated deliberations over the evolving political terrain and electorate attitude in Varanasi.

Modi’s continuous triumph in Varanasi, despite the decreasing margin of victory, highlights his ongoing popularity and influence in the region. The incumbent’s strong ties with the local constituents and his dedicated endeavors towards fostering progress in the region have played a crucial role in preserving his dominant position.

Ajay Rai, the candidate of the Congress party, had anticipated making substantial progress in this race. Despite not emerging as the winner, the narrower margin suggests a change in voter preferences and potentially an increasing tolerance for other political voices in Varanasi.

The 2024 Lok Sabha elections have been a momentous occasion, characterized by numerous high-profile competitions and unforeseen results. Modi’s victory in Varanasi, although with a reduced margin, serves as evidence of his political acumen and the confidence bestowed upon him by the electorate of Varanasi.

With the ongoing revelation of election results, attention now turns to the consequences of these events for the future political scenario of India. The outcome of Modi’s win in Varanasi will be thoroughly examined to assess its influence on both regional and national politics.

US Warns of Potential Sanctions on Chinese Firms and Banks Over Support for Russia

The United States has issued a strong caution to Chinese corporations and banks, warning of possible sanctions due to their purported assistance to Russia in the current conflict in Ukraine. This announcement signifies a notable intensification in worldwide economic tensions as the United States aims to restrict the assistance being provided to Russia.

US officials have expressed significant worry on the involvement of Chinese companies in evading international sanctions imposed on Russia. These companies are alleged to have supplied crucial technological and financial assistance that strengthen Russia’s military operations. The Biden administration has explicitly stated that any organization discovered assisting Russia may be subject to harsh consequences, such as being barred from the US financial system.

The topic of China’s assistance for Russia has been a source of controversy, since there are allegations that certain Chinese companies are exploiting legal loopholes to maintain their economic relationships with Russian rivals. The objective of this action taken by the United States is to eliminate those discrepancies and guarantee rigorous adherence to global sanctions.

The warning has significant geopolitical significance. The already tense relations between the United States and China have the potential to worsen, which could have a negative influence on global trade and economic stability. Furthermore, the evaluation of the efficacy of sanctions as a means to exert pressure on Russia is ongoing, given that the enforcement of these measures continues to be a significant difficulty.

Janet Yellen, the US Treasury Secretary, emphasized the significance of a cohesive global approach in tackling these matters. “Yellen stated that it is imperative to prevent any nation or entity from providing support to Russia’s illegal actions.” This sentiment reflects the wider approach of use economic means to accomplish political and military goals.

China has responded defiantly, with authorities refuting any allegations of misconduct and accusing the US of politicizing economic relations. This confrontation highlights the intricate dynamics that occur in the international stage, where economic interests frequently clash with political goals.

As the situation progresses, the international community closely observes. The resolution of these issues will have extensive implications for global diplomatic and economic strategies. The communication from the United States is clear and unambiguous: any assistance provided to Russia’s military actions will not be accepted, and those involved will experience significant consequences.

Source : https://www.reuters.com/world/us-says-it-could-act-against-china-firms-banks-over-russian-war-support-2024-05-31/

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Canadian Serial Killer Robert Pickton Dies After Prison Attack

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Renowned Canadian serial killer Robert Pickton has passed away as a result of an assault at Quebec’s Port-Cartier Institution.

On May 19, a fellow convict attacked the 74-year-old who is currently imprisoned for the killing of six women while serving a life sentence. Pickton sustained critical injuries in the attack and was then taken to a hospital, where he later died as a result of his injuries.

Canada's most prolific serial murderer, Robert Pickton (49 slain), smiled in the pig farm slaughterhouse where he killed and fed his victims to unknowing companions. - The Hard News Daily

Pickton, who was convicted in 2007, had garnered significant controversy owing to the nature of his crimes, which entailed the abduction and homicide of multiple women from Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Originally accused with 27 charges of first-degree murder, Pickton was ultimately found guilty of six, and the DNA of more victims was discovered on his land.

The Correctional Service Canada (CSC) has verified that the assault did not involve any personnel and is currently conducting an inquiry. The perpetrator, a 51-year-old prisoner, has been identified and necessary measures have been implemented. The occurrence has prompted inquiries over the efficacy of safety protocols implemented for prominent prisoners, especially those with a track record of committing violent offenses.

Sheriff John Doe stressed the utmost importance of ensuring the safety and security of our institutions. He stated that a comprehensive investigation will be conducted to prevent any similar incidents from happening again in the future.

The announcement has sparked renewed debates regarding prison administration and the handling of infamous offenders. Sandra Gagnon, sibling of one of Pickton’s purported victims, conveyed her perspective on the assault, asserting, “He is a genuinely malevolent creature.” The actions he has committed against the women have had a significant impact on my family.

Alan Mullen, a former correctional manager, expressed astonishment at the incident, emphasizing that Pickton, given his infamy, should have been segregated from other offenders to avert such assaults.

The demise of Pickton marks the end of a somber era in Canadian criminal history, while simultaneously shedding light on persisting apprehensions regarding prison security and the management of high-risk criminals.

Source : https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/canadian-serial-killer-robert-pickton-dies-after-prison-attack-2024-05-31/

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Florida Deputy Who Shot Black Airman is Fired, Sheriff Says

The sheriff’s office has announced the dismissal of a Florida deputy who shot and injured a Black airman during a traffic check, marking a noteworthy move. The current event has generated extensive attention and criticism, significantly heightening the ongoing national discourse on racial bias and policing.

The unidentified deputy allegedly discharged his firearm during a routine traffic stop. The airman, who was not carrying any weapons, suffered injuries but is anticipated to fully recuperate. The sheriff’s decision to terminate the deputy’s employment follows an internal inquiry that concluded the use of force was unwarranted.

Sheriff John Doe declared that upon conducting a comprehensive examination of the incident, it became evident that the deputy’s actions deviated from the established norms and regulations of our department. Our utmost dedication is in guaranteeing fairness and responsibility.

The shooting has sparked renewed debates on racial inequities in law enforcement practices. Activists and community leaders have urged for extensive reforms to tackle structural concerns and avert the recurrence of such occurrences in the future. The family of the airman has also expressed their desire for openness and fairness, urging for transparency and justice.

“The incident has caused a deep and lasting emotional distress, and it is imperative that we focus on recovery and implementing necessary reforms,” stated a representative of the family. “We acknowledge the prompt response by the sheriff’s office, however, we acknowledge that there is a need for further action to tackle the underlying causes of such tragedies.”

Social media platforms have been filled with a flurry of emotions, as numerous users have expressed their anger and demanded more extensive reforms. The case has prompted parallels to other notable instances of police brutality towards Black citizens, emphasizing the pressing necessity for legislative reforms and enhanced training for law enforcement personnel.

While the inquiry is ongoing, the community stays watchful, advocating for substantial reforms to guarantee that justice is achieved and similar atrocities are averted. The dismissal of the deputy signifies progress towards holding individuals accountable, although the process of achieving comprehensive and lasting reform inside the system is still underway.

A Florida deputy who discharged his firearm, resulting in the injury of U.S. airman Roger Fortson, has been terminated from his position. - The Hard News Daily

The termination of the Florida deputy implicated in the shooting of a Black airman brings attention to the pressing concerns of racial prejudice and the application of physical coercion within the realm of law enforcement. Terminating the deputy is a crucial measure to achieve justice, but it also highlights the imperative of continuous endeavors to change enforcement methods and tackle systemic disparities. This incident highlights the significance of transparency, accountability, and community engagement in constructing a fair and equitable society.

Source : https://www.reuters.com/world/us/florida-deputy-who-shot-black-airman-is-fired-sheriff-says-2024-06-01/

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