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Trump Administration Penalizes Chinese Officials for Hong Kong Crackdown

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam and 10 other senior officials in Hong Kong and...
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In Showdown Between China and the West, HSBC Gets Caught in the Middle

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HONG KONG — Like Hong Kong, HSBC has long sat at the crossroads between East and West, a big global bank based in Britain that...
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U.S. Small Business Bailout Money Flowed to Chinese-Owned Companies

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WASHINGTON — President Trump has blamed China for the coronavirus pandemic and the ensuing economic crisis, but as the White House looks to stabilize small...
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U.S. Imposes Sanctions on 11 Chinese Companies Over Human Rights

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Monday barred 11 new Chinese companies from purchasing American technology and products without a special license, saying the firms...
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Kicked Out of China, and Other Real-Life Costs of a Geopolitical Meltdown

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LONDON — Soon after I was informed in mid-March that my journalist visa for China had been canceled, I faced a dilemma: what to do...
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U.S. Weighs Sweeping Travel Ban on Chinese Communist Party Members

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The Trump administration is considering a sweeping ban on travel to the United States by members of the Chinese Communist Party and their families, according...
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U.K. Bans Huawei From 5G Network, Raising Tensions With China

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LONDON — Britain announced on Tuesday that it would ban equipment from the Chinese technology giant Huawei from the country’s high-speed wireless network, a victory...
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U.S. Says Most of China’s Claims in South China Sea Are Illegal

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WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Monday that China’s expansive maritime claims across most of the South China Sea were “completely unlawful,”...