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Pompeo says U.S. designates six more Chinese media firms as foreign missions

21 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday the State Department was designating the U.S. operations of six more China-based media companies as foreign missions, a move he said was aimed at pushing back against communist propaganda.

'Something close' to genocide in China's Xinjiang, says U.S. security adviser

17 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. national security adviser said on Friday that China was perpetrating "something close to" a genocide with its treatment of Muslims in its Xinjiang region. | Video

U.S. State Department issues sanctions warning to banks over Hong Kong crackdown

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department on Wednesday warned international financial institutions doing business with individuals deemed responsible for China's crackdown in Hong Kong that they could soon face tough sanctions.

Exclusive: White House advances drone and missile sales to Taiwan - sources

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The White House is moving forward with more sales of sophisticated military equipment to Taiwan, telling Congress on Tuesday that it will seek to sell Taipei MQ-9 drones and a coastal defensive missile system, sources familiar with the situation said. | Video

EXCLUSIVE-White House moves forward on two more arms sales to Taiwan -sources

13 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 13 The White House is moving forward with more sales of sophisticated military equipment to Taiwan, telling Congress on Tuesday that it will seek to sell drones and a coastal defensive missile system, five sources familiar with the situation said.

White House moves forward on three arms sales to Taiwan: sources

13 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The White House is moving forward with three sales of advanced weaponry to Taiwan, sending in recent days a notification of the deals to Congress for approval, five sources said on Monday, while China threatened retaliation. | Video

UPDATE 8-White House moves forward on three arms sales to Taiwan -sources

13 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 12 The White House is moving forward with three sales of advanced weaponry to Taiwan, sending in recent days a notification of the deals to Congress for approval, five sources said on Monday, while China threatened retaliation.

EXCLUSIVE-White House moves forward on three arms sales to Taiwan -sources

12 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 12 The White House is moving forward with three sales of advanced weaponry to Taiwan, sending in recent days a notification of the deals to Congress for approval, three sources familiar with the situation said on Monday.

U.S. warns China against Taiwan attack, stresses U.S. 'ambiguity'

08 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. national security adviser warned China on Wednesday against any attempt to take Taiwan by force, saying amphibious landings were notoriously difficult and there was a lot of ambiguity about how the United States would respond.

U.S. warns China against Taiwan attack, stresses U.S. 'ambiguity'

08 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. national security adviser warned China on Wednesday against any attempt to retake Taiwan by force, saying amphibious landings were notoriously difficult and there was a lot of ambiguity about how the United States would respond.

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