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19 Jun 2018 4:16 a.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2018 8:51 p.m. PST

"In its ongoing campaign to extend its reach beyond its borders, the Chinese government has found a new form of leverage: American citizens in China.

Last year, Beijing prevented several U.S. citizens from leaving China, including a pregnant woman, according to email correspondence obtained by The Daily Beast. The total number of so-called exit bans placed on U.S. citizens in China is unknown, but at least two dozen cases have occurred within the past two years, according to one analyst's estimate.

Chinese authorities typically target U.S. citizens of Chinese heritage for exit bans, usually in connection with an investigation. Sometimes, Beijing uses American citizens to try to coerce family members residing in the United States to return to China or to cooperate with Chinese authorities in investigations…."
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Lawyers Representing Canadian Citizen Detained in China Pressured to Drop Her Case


Be aware if you are planing to travel there!


Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Jun 2018 9:26 p.m. PST

Surprise! They taught the Kims everything they know.


Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP19 Jun 2018 10:34 a.m. PST



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