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China reporter @axios, focusing on China's impact in the US & around the world. Previously, lead reporter @ICIJorg’s China Cables. Ex-@foreignpolicy. DM me. 中文

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Important and disturbing find. https://t.co/ZH7M1DQnH7U.S. officials granted Google permission to turn on a high-speed internet link to Taiwan but not to the Chinese ter… https://t.co/XlbQMxjRrQ"New research indicates that the coronavirus began to circulate in the New York area by mid-February, weeks before… https://t.co/FjeAXJXAuc
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianCzech Constitutional Court just ruled that we cannot extradite people to communist China because we cannot trust th… https://t.co/u9NJFG7O0Z
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianApr 8, 1920 - American composer Charles Tomlinson Griffes died, age 35, in New York City from the global influenza… https://t.co/e9LgvHCrE8
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianAs I said https://t.co/9x835NmuZ8As I said. https://t.co/9x835NmuZ8 https://t.co/Fpi483JAgpJUST IN: Director of DIA’s National Center for Medical Intelligence issues rare, unrequested statement regarding CO… https://t.co/TFVOQfNz8I
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4/9
2020
Chag Sameach to all my friends commemorating Passover. Next year, in person.
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianWatch this space: China is considering suspending some developing country debt payments. Widespread insolvency coul… https://t.co/SnxTX6ENZr
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianFor some perspective: the size of the @WHO's budget is $2.2 billion. This means it one-ninetieth the size of the… https://t.co/cPLiy1j0qx
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianEventful @WHO presser today: 23:57: @CNN contributor erroneously says @WHO urged travel restrictions early on 26:05… https://t.co/TAHpQqI2Ao
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianAm I the only one who is having a really hard time distinguishing WFH from WTFFor today's @axios China newsletter, I interviewed a former Indian ambassador to China, the foreign minister of the… https://t.co/e8nUGZtXKJ*withstandI do not believe that this story is going to withhold the test of time. https://t.co/jVKD0SacLD @mranti then we’ll find good Russian drinking songs @mranti we could totally convert him.I'm pretty sure our China Twitter quarantine house would end with us all becoming 哥们儿 while drunkenly singing the k… https://t.co/ZliHxepP30The Guaidó govt fears Maduro is trying to exploit the crisis to gain diplomatic recognition. "When they sent the r… https://t.co/IHQVKQvSINThe power struggle in Caracas has imbued desperately needed humanitarian efforts with political significance. That… https://t.co/Jx4lCLFaZ3Nearly one-third of apartment renters in the U.S. didn't make their April payments. https://t.co/o0K3X0T48T
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian"Indians are very upset with China," said @tanvi_madan, a senior fellow specializing in Indian foreign policy at th… https://t.co/DL5AVNvzq4"The Taiwanese authorities have come out reasonably well whereas Chinese authorities have come out relatively poorl… https://t.co/fNlDZfH5P6Many Indians are angry at China and the WHO for their perceived mishandling of the coronavirus. But the crisis ha… https://t.co/5AuTmD3vc2 @michaelsobolik That's a really powerful statement.Reuters: Former Chinese property executive Ren Zhiqiang, who went missing in March after criticising President Xi… https://t.co/iRTYx5hTcC
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianFor context in the 19 years since 9/11 a total of 104 people were killed by terrorism in the United States. https://t.co/vVjLnDKwdH
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4/8
2020
@atossaaraxia this is a correct opinionAre you an AAPI healthcare worker that experienced racism on the job recently? If yes, I'd love to share your story… https://t.co/OylIo96Ls1
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianTHREAD - The COVID-19 Wars of Perception Controlling the pandemic narrative has been of particular importance for… https://t.co/Qgui4YpafL
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianYCW DC is thrilled to host @BethanyAllenEbr to discuss “#China’s diplomacy as the pandemic goes global” this Thursd… https://t.co/0c9pcCfc8I
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianIn stark contrast to other western countries, New Zealand abruptly went into complete lockdown and is going for the… https://t.co/RONcLWVgfG
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimianfriendly reminder in times of uncertainty and misinformation: anecdotes are not data. (good) data is carefully meas… https://t.co/a38nXUEVr9
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4/7
2020
In Historic First, U.S. Labels Russian White Supremacists a Terrorist Group My latest with @ak_mack on the first ti… https://t.co/D8oYGopxfw
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian @AliMirjamali @HadiNili That's weird @davidvolodzko Awesome. Thank you!Fascinating development. The LDS church has long existed in a kind of gray area in China. China recognizes Protesta… https://t.co/xNVgx2uwWMFacing racial abuse and allegations of them "buying up masks" in the US, Chinese-Americans have dedicated much effo… https://t.co/zacWKewhzE
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian @ulywang me too 😭😭😭This is why we should think of this as a governance crisis— demonstrated competence far below capacity. https://t.co/9c78Rxpwfv
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4/6
2020
A coroner who wanted a coronavirus test but couldn't get it. A funeral director saw the disease missing from death… https://t.co/EETorqOGwo
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian @aadilbrar @cutry6 I've read it 🤣🤣🤣 Amazingly you're not the only person on the internet with a background in post-colonial studies @StateDLo @iyyrkjhgf Oh Debra that looks fascinating! Thank you for flagging this book to meWe all need a little Sami Yusuf in our lives https://t.co/vsvsTaZReNIn this testing time of coronavirus, when most of the world is in isolation and quarantine, I want to make availabl… https://t.co/4ccl0j5ltJ
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimianharper collins "Wuhan Diary by Fang Fang On Sale: 08/18/2020" https://t.co/bl4KJjCeDY
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianMy first good review! https://t.co/tlGn40Ay4I
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian @ehundman Yep. All over my post especially in last two weeks. I think it is directed because accounts all look simi… https://t.co/HWyVKMcMkeEXCLUSIVE: China has been flooding Facebook and Instagram with undisclosed political adverts valorising its coronav… https://t.co/0W7L3xRDJX
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianIf you want to understand why China is so eager to sway the narrative about COVID-19's origins away from its own re… https://t.co/FTqCdTuMsQ
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian @iyyrkjhgf One can do both simultaneously.Just came across the phrase “non-Western subalterns” and now I know for sure I am reading a book by a real historian. @arenda It’s by a fellow Georgetown prof! @athenogenes @YoHebbss I miss you. Being away from Axios newsroom = 👎My Saturday evening reading. Was so excited to get this treat in the mail a few days ago. It combines 3 of my great… https://t.co/AXOUmFCqv5
4/5
2020
In my first piece for ⁦@qz⁩ I wrote about the meticulous infrastructure of Chinese donation efforts within the US a… https://t.co/l0PgvsDvXo
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianRelieved to see a rebuttal. https://t.co/DMIqJtJ2qFNEW: The coronavirus death toll in the U.S. has risen by over 1,000 every day for the past four days. It surpassed… https://t.co/XmTemazU2n
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianI love my job.NEW: Since the new coronavirus surfaced, at least 430,000 people have arrived in the United States on direct flight… https://t.co/rPdIZBDTzJ
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianUyghur man in Shenzhen writes that police are installing video cameras inside his house. He’s under no legal suspic… https://t.co/VLyiRIN2t2
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4/4
2020
"I thought that a man might be an enemy of other men, of the different moments of other men, but never an enemy of… https://t.co/Bbsn2AG1zSSo alongside @BethanyAllenEbr, this conspicuously makes two. Three's a trend. Know anyone else who experienced this? https://t.co/KnmnnoYroJ
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianExcellent PBS @NewsHour report on Taiwan's #COVID19 response, with an interesting reveal, that Taiwan govt. was ale… https://t.co/pJo6w8K6bO
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianDid this happen to anyone else this week? Our Twitter names were changed into our personal email addresses. https://t.co/MFMeHMOaWn☠️It seems that my @Twitter account has been hacked, and that I could be among a group of 🇨🇳 #China -focused… https://t.co/O75POCVF8t
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianChina will help Hungary with a $2.5 billion modernization of its rail network—Hungary's largest ever infrastructure… https://t.co/t8EUWCUB4G
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian“We are witnessing in the United States one of the greatest failures of basic governance and basic leadership in mo… https://t.co/VgxxaFYxqi @larsonchristina @BeijingPalmer @ourobororoboruo ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️Virtual Forum on Expanding Taiwan’s Participation on the Global Stage - United States Department of State https://t.co/ra9lGhSH2G
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianOh this is fabulous. A new online platform, Bookshop, has created a centralized online shopping platform for indepe… https://t.co/fT45hC0lY2
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4/3
2020
@ourobororoboruo looks amazing, need recipeSee also: Ambassador Cui Tiankai's overt irritation in his recent interview with @axios, when @jonathanvswan kept r… https://t.co/cBjr9LjzCD @Rover829 The only thing worse than trying to say the acronym is trying to say the full name itself. lightning rou… https://t.co/Us5agYJkmn @Rover829 hahahahahaha I am SO glad I am not the only person who feels like that acronym never endsI will confess that I am somewhat surprised to see such an important party office opening an English-language Twitt… https://t.co/rqcHoYRiFRThis is very interesting because, of course, this is not a government department but a party department. The CCP… https://t.co/AJFFuxT60d.@tombschraderI wonder how long before the United Front Work Department gets in on the official Twitter action. https://t.co/RRvFd5VbuOSomeone asked me recently if the Chinese govt's recent campaign to open Twitter accounts would stick to Ministry of… https://t.co/TIdwdyqQuoHighly, highly significant given that the Hong Kong police have been confiscating and holding on to cell phones of… https://t.co/B3EuRVKglZ
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian#RTHK stands by its #Taiwan interview, with management at the government department dismissing the administration's… https://t.co/kT83rZwod2
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian“Australia's new top diplomat in Hong Kong has been unable to take up her post for more than a month because of del… https://t.co/zkVLFjycSR
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian"However, the statements appear to be at odds with the nature of the design and those who support it. Openness does… https://t.co/hPUrlMox7O
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianI review an absolutely insane number of journal papers by Chinese academics. Most of them are technical analyses of… https://t.co/slxOulibiD
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianMashallah 🤣🤣 https://t.co/M6DNthIUedRemember when US-China tensions centered on espionage and more prosaic trade issues? Read my piece for @1843mag o… https://t.co/UjRxSzzPQQ
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian @jordunn17 This is a correct opinion.
4/2
2020
If excellent reporting or other compelling evidence surfaces indicating that the Chinese government is indeed massi… https://t.co/XDHzv7wvF2A couple of other observations: 1. Doubt about China's coronavirus statistics didn't seem to reach a fever pitch u… https://t.co/JeQuAINk6PVery strongly agree. It seems to me that the doubt is out in front of the reporting at this point. And "perturbed"… https://t.co/b4BdmpvZ8SIt is my strong hope that US-China great power rivalry does not get in the way of international scientific collabor… https://t.co/Mj74bhVvwkGreat to see the Chinese bot investigation by @formichenews and @alkemy with @GabrieleCarrer featured on @axios T… https://t.co/LiG9xQbTYK
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianVery interesting on how China is responding to the pandemic through medical diplomacy, data-fabrication, counter-in… https://t.co/YwthM5yjGh
Retweeted by B. Allen-EbrahimianChina's bid for influence in Europe only works when it can play to existing vulnerabilities, said @oertel_janka of… https://t.co/j0nPDPNnkB"Euroskeptic populist leaders are very happy to play along with Chinese propaganda, to say only China is helping us… https://t.co/bwumNRfkj7For more than two years, Republicans & Dems have more or less agreed the U.S. needs a China policy that acknowledge… https://t.co/zJ737UwolcAquí me entrevista @BethanyAllenEbr para @axios sobre el papel que puede jugar la ayuda/propaganda china en España… https://t.co/lYU0rRLbQA
Retweeted by B. Allen-Ebrahimian @suren_g Thanks. I never know what to make of such news. Happy that funds are given to address #DomesticViolence du… https://t.co/ioc9Ao33Tg
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4/1
2020

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