US sanctions on China

US sanctions on China

The United States imposed a series of sanctions on China in 2020 over human rights concerns. The US imposed visa restrictions and sanctions on Chinese officials and businesses, citing repression of Uy

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China sanctions US officials in response to Xinjiang ban
China announced the details of its promised retaliation against the US for its sanctions over Xinjiang, sanctioning American officials and senators on Monday in the latest tit-for-tat confrontation in their deteriorating relations. Foreign Ministry spokesman Hua Chunying said the Chinese sanctions target Samuel Brownback, the US ambassador at large for international religious freedom, Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz and Representative Chris Smith. “Xinjiang is entirely internal affairs of China, and the US has no right to interfere,” Hua said. China’s announcement came after the US government on Thursday slapped sanctions on several Chinese senior officials in charge of the Xinjiang Uygur