Ahead of elections, Nicaragua’s Daniel Ortega has jailed opponents and raided newspapers. Now, he’s targeted outside democracy and humanitarian groups.
Yuan Longping on multiple accounts noted 1960, not 1949 as the time when starvation-related death inspired his groundbreaking work.
Analysts see a clandestine security service hand in claims of a plot to take down the conspiracy-theory prone Belarusian leader.
Doctors warn of further deterioration of the Russian dissident Alexey Navalny’s health. No independent information about his condition is available.
Clinical trials are needed to prove that ivermectin is effective against COVID-19. Until then, using the drug is risky.
No evidence links a Thai market to the coronavirus outbreak.
The compound Maduro called a “miracle” COVID-19 remedy has not been scientifically vetted.
Comprehensive scientific data needed to rank vaccines lacking
A Beijing-based academic has claimed without evidence that Chinese soldiers drove away Indian troops in the Himalayas using a microwave weapon.
Navalny became ill while traveling on an airplane over Siberia. He was first treated in Russia, and authorities there initially delayed his release to a German hospital.
The deputy director of a Chinese military academy embraced an unfounded conspiracy theory that the United States is behind student-led protests for reform.