The New Paper

October 26, 2020

China announces sanctions on US defense firms

China announced plans to sanction several US companies over arms sales to Taiwan, including Lockheed Martin, Boeing, and Raytheon. The announcement follows the US approval of $2B in arms sales to Taiwan last year, which China criticized as a violation of its “One China” policy.

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