China Sanctions 11 Americans Over U.S. Moves Against Hong Kong

China said it would impose sanctions on eleven U.S. citizens, like Republican Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, in retaliation for identical steps by Washington towards Hong Kong and mainland Chinese officers on Friday.

The measure is the hottest volley in a diplomatic spat concerning the U.S. and China that has involved closing consulates in Houston and the southwestern Chinese metropolis of Chengdu and a prior spherical of reciprocal sanctions. President Trump has also been turning up the stress on China on several fronts, keeping…

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