China Strikes Back at U.S. Move to Restrict Visas for Party Officials Over Hong Kong

The Chinese government plans to restrict visas for Americans it deems go too far on matters related to Hong Kong, increasing tensions between the U.S. and China over the territory’s limited autonomy from Beijing.

China’s Foreign Ministry said Monday that Beijing would impose visa restrictions on “U.S. personnel who have behaved egregiously on Hong Kong-related issues.” It said the move came in response to Washington’s announcement last week that it would sanction Chinese officials who it said contribute to undermining Hong…

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