While the coronavirus outbreak unfurls across the globe, Al Jazeera report on an important escalation in the ongoing feud between China and America:
China has revoked the reporting credentials of journalists from three major American newspapers.
The foreign ministry says it is a “countermeasure” against what it calls “unreasonable oppression” by the United States.
It is the latest in an escalating media feud between the Chinese and US governments.
Al Jazeera’s Katrina Yu reports from Beijing.Al Jazeera YouTube Channel
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