China in Focus (Feb. 23): State Department Responds to Warning From Beijing

Tiffany Meier
By Tiffany Meier
February 23, 2021China in Focus
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China in Focus (Feb. 23): State Department Responds to Warning From Beijing
Chinese Vice Chair Xi Jinping (R) and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden speak with Chinese business leaders at the Beijing Hotel in Beijing, on Aug. 19, 2011. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Washington responds to Beijing’s top diplomat. Earlier, the Chinese official laid out “red lines” he says the United States can’t cross when dealing with the communist regime.

Canadian lawmakers pass resolution accusing Beijing of genocide against the Uyghur ethnic minority. But Trudeau’s administration is not supporting the resolution.

Hundreds of British schools could become outlets for Chinese propaganda, as Chinese companies linked to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) look to buy them.

Calls to boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics are growing because of China’s poor human rights record. The United States, UK, Canada, and Australia are among those supporting the movement.

The daughter of a top Communist Party leader recounts her family’s suffering. Her father served as the secretary to communist leader Mao Zedong.

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