China passes anti-sanctions law as a countermeasure to sanctions by foreign countries

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “China passes anti-sanctions law as a countermeasure to sanctions by foreign countries” – below is their description.

    China officially passed an anti-sanctions law on June 10, 2021, at a closing session of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee. While the details of the law are yet to be revealed, the new legislation is expected to provide a legal basis for Beijing to counter foreign sanctions. The US has already slapped a number of sanctions on 32 mainland Chinese and Hong Kong officials, including the city’s chief executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor.

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