Streamed live on Jul 3, 2019
Agenda for Week of July 01, 2019 Week 11, Session 2019-2020
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Chang Zhang, PhD Candidate, University of Warwick and Nora von Ingersleben-Seip, Doctoral Research Fellow, Technical University of Munich
The United States and China have reached a truce in their escalating trade war. Following a meeting between US president, Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping at the G20, the two leaders agreed to renew talks.… Continues
(Washington, D.C.) If swarms of enemy small attack boats armed with guns and explosives approached a Navy ship, alongside missile-armed drones and helicopters closing into strike range, ship commanders would instantly begin weighing defensive options – to include interceptor missiles, electronic warfare, deck-mounted guns or area weapons such as Close-in-Weapons System.… Continues
Legion follows David Haller, a troubled young man who may be more than human. Diagnosed as schizophrenic, David has been in and out of psychiatric hospitals for years. But after a strange encounter with a fellow patient, he’s confronted with the possibility that the voices he hears and visions might be real.… Continues
This could get ugly.
The Chinese military lobbed anti-ship ballistic missiles into the South China Sea in tests in early July 2019.
The missile trials underscored Beijing’s increasing militarization of resource-rich waters on which several countries have conflicting claims.… Continues
More than a decade on, Nissan’s GT-R supercar isn’t much different, but it’s still damn good.
This, surely, must be the last one. The usual lifecycle of a car model is about seven years, but the current R35 generation of the GT-R has been around for well over a decade.… Continues
Beijing criticised pro-democracy Hong Kong singer Denise Ho as “delusional” Tuesday after she called for the UN to remove China from the body’s Human Rights Council for trying to erode the city’s autonomy.
The canto-pop star has joined the huge marches of protesters calling for democratic reforms in semi-autonomous Hong Kong, and angered Beijing by making a speech about the city’s sliding freedoms to the UN rights council.… Continues