War of Visa

PC: Republic World

US-China Conflict Resulted In Visa Ban Of Chinese Officials 

On July 7, in a diplomatic move, the United States (US) announced visa sanctions on several Chinese officials. This move from the Trump administration came after it was believed that China is restricting foreigners' access to Tibet. The US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo tweeted, "We will continue to seek reciprocity in our relationship". It is believed that this has resulted also due to Chinese aggression in the South China Sea. 

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 11:37 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

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