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China hits 12 US defence firms with sanctions

Beijing, May 22 (UNI) In a tit for tat, China has decided to impose sanctions against 12 US defence companies and 10 of their top managers for selling weapons to Taiwan as a response to sanctions against Chinese enterprises for cooperation with Russia.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday: "China has decided to introduce countermeasures against 12 US defence enterprises and 10 of their top managers."
The ministry said in a statement, adding that the US continues to sell weapons to Taiwan, violating the one-China principle, as well as "indiscriminately imposing illegal unilateral sanctions on many Chinese enterprises based on so-called Russia-related factors."
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