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China cashes in off coronavirus,
selling Spain $467 million in
supplies, some of them substandard

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Posted By: DVC, 3/26/2020 3:04:41 PM

As the novel coronavirus sweeps across the world, some countries are finding themselves in a difficult situation. Low on supplies or money, traditional American allies like Spain, Italy, France and Japan have had to turn to China for help. "China creates the poison and sells the solution to it," foreign affairs expert Gordon Chang told Fox News. China has used its money, medical equipment and teams of doctors and nurses in a high-stakes campaign to show the world that while the United States scrambles to contain the novel coronavirus within its borders, China is busy moving in on some of America's closest allies. "Never let a good crisis go to waste," Dimitar Bechev,

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Selling defective virus tests....just what you would expect from China. And making a lot of money off of their medieval virus factory which they call a country.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: 4Justice 3/26/2020 3:10:42 PM (No. 358901)
It's the leftist way!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 3/26/2020 3:21:45 PM (No. 358914)
Send the virus back to them.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: earlybird 3/26/2020 3:28:49 PM (No. 358923)
More of Chinas BRI (Belt and Road Initiative) whereby it targets countries in need of assistance - loans them money, sets up businesses, and now sends them coronavirus aid. How cynical, especially the latter when China set the coronavirus loose… BRI is intended to eventually make China the #1 power in the world.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: DynomiteThings 3/26/2020 3:31:24 PM (No. 358928)
Imagine my shock
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Reply 5 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 3/26/2020 3:32:46 PM (No. 358929)
Gee, the Commies are screwing the useful idiots? Never thought I’d see that happen!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird 3/26/2020 3:45:08 PM (No. 358944)
Notice that China is not donating supplies and equipment, but selling them. Some of the stuff is substandard. We can imagine there are no bargains here. In Spain, for example, Health Minister Salvador Illa announced Wednesday that the country had bought $467 million in medical supplies from China, including 950 ventilators, 5.5 million testing kits, 11 million gloves and more than half a billion protective face masks. Soon after receiving the supplies, the Spanish government announced plans to return 9,000 "quick result" test kits to China, El Pais reported, because they were deemed substandard, specifically the sensibility of the test was around 30 percent, when it should be higher than 80 percent.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: bamboozle 3/26/2020 3:48:25 PM (No. 358948)
Poster #6, I wonder if that is why China is claiming no more Wuhan? Their tests are too insensitive to detect it? Never let a good crisis go to wa$te.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: earlybird 3/26/2020 3:54:07 PM (No. 358954)
Read the whole thing. There is important information here, far beyond the Spain story. You should be learning more about Xi’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). He and the Chinese are hard at it in depressed countries around the globe. Not to be taken lightly. We can remain ignorant of the big picture or we can read an article like this and understand what’s going on… Our choice.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bad-hair 3/26/2020 4:07:21 PM (No. 358963)
I suspect that Trump's tariffs were a challenge. I suspect China's virus was a response. I suspect that the USA does not need its China supply line as badly as China think it does. I suspect China should ask Japan what happens when you waken a sleeping Tiger. Millenials google sleeping tiger. GGRRRRR. MAGA KAG hold my beer and check this out sometimes works.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Nimby 3/26/2020 4:13:10 PM (No. 358968)
And the world trusts these Chicomms?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Condor44 3/26/2020 4:40:03 PM (No. 358986)
Hmm. I wonder if Biden's son's company is involved in any of this?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Shmowry1 3/26/2020 4:54:18 PM (No. 358998)
I read the whole article. China let this virus fester, gain strength, and exposed the whole world through a lie and a coverup. During the lie and coverup they probably ramped up production of necessities to fight the virus with the expectation of coming to the world’s aid because they would be ahead in time of every other nation battling it. Now they are engaged in a leftist cheered propaganda campaign to make themselves look like the savior of the world. Despicable. Ramp up tariffs and move manufacturing back to the states. Never let this evil regime get its claws into the US ever again.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 3/26/2020 5:22:16 PM (No. 359018)
A pox on china! Oh, wait.....
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Reply 14 - Posted by: rochow 3/26/2020 8:10:24 PM (No. 359185)
China should be shunned by all countries around the globe who had to suffer from the Wuhan virus. Let's bring our own products back to the US an take the Chinese back to the third world nation they were before we gave them a hand up.
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