Several US organisations are under PRC sanctions


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Beijing has imposed sanctions against the US. Several individuals and organizations have fallen under restrictive measures. This was reported by the BBC This was China’s response to sanctions by the Americans, which they imposed on officials in Hong Kong. The PRC list included former US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, Human Rights Watch’s China director Sophie Richardson, Caroline Bartholomew, chair of the US-China Economic and Security Review Commission, and Adam King of the International Republican Institute. Beijing made the decision just days before US Undersecretary of State Wendy Sherman’s proposed visit to China. She is to try to mend relations between...