CHINA TO IMPOSE SANCTIONS ON US COMPANIES OVER WEAPON SALES TO TAIWAN

The Mainichi and others reported on 13th July that China’s Foreign Ministry has pledged to impose sanctions on US companies to counter the recent US approval of a $2.2 billion weapons sale to Taiwan, saying it will impose sanctions on US companies that are related to weapon sales in order to safeguard national interests.

https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20190713/p2g/00m/0in/012000c

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jul/12/china-taiwan-sanctions-us-firms-military-sales

 

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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