September 18th, 2020
“Fortress Taiwan” US Arms Sale Enrages China
The US is making an unprecedented arms sale to Taiwan, part of what the Pentagon is calling "Fortress Taiwan." This comes as Keith Krach visits Taiwan, following the recent trip of Alex Azar. US ambassador to China Terry Branstad steps down. Judd Apatow criticizes Hollywood’s relationship with China. Chinese nationals are charged for hacking US companies. The US loses a World Trade Organization suit brought by China that says US tariffs as part of the trade war broke WTO rules. And the US imposes a travel warning on Hong Kong. That and more on this week's China news headlines!