China’s parliament approves plan to reform Hong Kong’s electoral system

China’s parliament on Thursday voted overwhelmingly in favor of a controversial draft plan that will increase Beijing’s grip on Hong Kong’s electoral system, which has drawn criticism from the U.S. The “patriots…

German parliament to boost security after US Capitol riots: reports

Security at Germany’s lower house of parliament has reportedly been increased following the storming of the U.S. Capitol in Washington by rioters last week. The weekly German newspaper Bild am Sonntag…