Editor-in-chief of Chinese and English editions of the Global Times Hu Xijin said Tuesday, citing sources that Beijing could impose “visa restrictions on US officials and lawmakers who’ve had odious performance on Xinjiang issue”.
Based on what I know, since US Congress plans to pass Xinjiang-related bill, China is considering to impose visa restrictions on US officials and lawmakers who’ve had odious performance on Xinjiang issue;it might also ban all US diplomatic passport holders from entering Xinjiang.
— Hu Xijin 胡锡进 (@HuXijin_GT) December 3, 2019
Earlier on Monday, China slapped punitive measures on the US in retaliation for its backing of the violent protests in Hong Kong, announcing sanctions on NGO’s and suspending visits by US warships and aircraft.
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