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    U.S. boycott of Beijing Olympics still up in the air

    2021-04-07T16:50:00Z

    It remains unclear whether the U.S. will boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, either alone or in a coalition with other countries. Last month the U.S. Secretary of State, Antony Blinken , outlined the reasons, saying: “China uses coercion and aggression to systematically erode autonomy in Hong Kong, ...

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    U.S. customs is withholding cotton and tomato products from Xinjiang

    2021-01-18T16:53:00Z

    The U.S. government is increasing its pressure on Chinese interests and authorities to stop engaging in labor practices that violate basic human rights. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency has issued a third Withhold Release Order (WRO) for cotton products and tomato products produced in Xinjiang, ...