Russia and China

Two news pieces that, when looked at together, provide insight into the deeper story surrounding Transmission 6-10. The first piece is from Russia Today, looking at a recent deal that will see Russia pipe approximately 300,000 barrels of oil per day to China.

Russia and China Powerhouse Pals by Russia Today

The second news piece looks back to January 2009, when Falun Gong books were put on a blacklist of ‘extremist publications’ in Russia, as part of increasing levels of discriminatory behaviour towards Falun Gong practitioners. A famous human rights lawyer explained that she felt this was due to Russia seeking to maintain a good relationship with China.

Lawyer Says CCP Pressured Russia to Blacklist Falun Gong Book by NTDTV