Beijing urges Washington to stop arms sales to Taiwan

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    For more: China urges Washington to stop arms sales to Taiwan and to consider the serious consequences. This comes after the United States approved a potential $1.8 billion arms sale to Taiwan. In another development, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced the State Department is designating the U.S. operations of six more China-based media companies as foreign missions. Washington required the Chinese media outlets to register as foreign missions in February and in June, and announced in March it would cut the number of journalists working in the U.S. Chinese Foreign Ministry has responded to the U.S. moves.

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