China police deploy high-tech tools to crush protests

China police deploy high-tech tools to crush protests

Chinese police have deployed sophisticated surveillance tools in a push to stamp out a nationwide wave of unrest, using facial recognition software and location data to track down and detain protesters. Frustration over prolonged Covid restrictions has boiled over,...
China police out in force after anti-lockdown protests

China police out in force after anti-lockdown protests

By Matthew WALSH with Ludovic EHRET in Beijing Security services were out in force across China’s major cities Tuesday, which for the time being appeared to have quelled nationwide protests calling for political freedoms and an end to Covid lockdowns. The...