China takes control of US consulate in Chengdu

Chinese authorities took control of the former U.S. consulate in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu on Monday after it was ordered closed amid rising tensions between the global powers. China ordered the mission to be shut in retaliation for a U.S. order to close the Chinese Consulate in Houston, Texas. (27 July)

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Police on guard near US consulate in Chengdu | AFP

Images from a road leading to the US Consulate in Chengdu in China after it was taken over by Chinese authorities, days after Beijing ordered it to close in retaliation for the shuttering of its mission in Houston.

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First unsuccessful attempt at US Chengdu consulate plaque removal | AFP

First unsuccessful attempt at US plaque removal from the consulate in the Chinese city of Chengdu, one day after Beijing ordered its closure as relations deteriorated in a Cold War-style standoff. The Chengdu mission was ordered shut in retaliation for the forced closure of Beijing’s consulate in Houston, Texas, with both sides alleging the other had endangered national security.

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China: Cleaners, police and other images from US consulate in Chengdu | AFP

People can be seen through windows in the US consulate in the Chinese city of Chengdu, in southwestern Sichuan province. Some police are seen walking past and a cleaner emerges from the building, pushing a trolley with rubbish bags. US-China relations have deteriorated in a Cold War-style standoff as Beijing ordered the US consulate in Chengdu to shut in retaliation for the closure of its Houston mission — accused of being a hub for espionage and intellectual property theft. of US consulate in Chengdu

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China consulate in Houston clears out at deadline

Workers at China’s consulate in Houston are vacating the facility after the Trump administration ordered it to close on Tuesday and gave the Chinese government a 72-hour deadline. (July 24)

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Images of US Chengdu consulate as China orders closure | AFP

Images of the entrance to the American consulate in the southwestern city of Chengdu being guarded by Chinese police officers and photographed by onlookers, after the Asian country’s government ordered its closure in response to the United States’ decision to close China’s consulate in Houston on espionage charges.

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Images outside Houston Chinese consulate on last day of closure deadline | AFP

People move bags and boxes to a van outside the Chinese consulate in Houston on the last day of a 72-hour deadline for personnel to leave after the US ordered the closure of the diplomatic mission in Texas.

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Images outside Houston Chinese consulate on last day of closure deadline | AFP

People move bags and boxes to a van outside the Chinese consulate in Houston on the last day of a 72 hours deadline for personnel to leave after the US ordered the closure of the diplomatic mission in Texas.

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Trump says additional Chinese embassy closures possible | AFP

“As far as closing additional embassies, it’s always possible”, Donald Trump tells reporters after Washington ordered the closure of the Chinese consulate in Houston.

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US closes Chinese consulate in Houston

The United States ordered China to close its consulate in Houston, escalating tensions between the world’s largest economies as President Donald Trump ramps up pressure against China ahead of the November election. (July 22)

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India’s rural women TikTok stars feel the pinch of the Chinese app’s ban | AFP

TikTok’s breakout stars – its rural Indian women users say they have the most to lose from the government’s ban on the Chinese app. The app’s popularity shot up in India, especially in rural India, making the country its biggest international market with around 200 million users.

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Houston firefighters “denied access” to China consulate after reports of documents burned | AFP

Firefighters “were denied access” to the Chinese consulate in Houston, Texas, says assistant fire chief Ruy Lozano, when they tried to enter the facility, on reports that documents were being burned in trashcans in the courtyard, according to local media. The United States ordered China to close its consulate over accusations of spying operations.

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Pompeo reacts after US closes Chinese consulate in Houston | AFP

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says in a press conference with Denmark’s Foreign Minister during a visit to Copenhagen that President Donald Trump will continue to take actions over China that “protect the American people,” their national security and economy. The United States has ordered China to close its consulate in Houston and accused it of ramping up spying operations, dramatically escalating diplomatic tensions between the feuding superpowers. SOUNDBITE

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Firefighters outside Chinese consulate in Houston after reports of documents being burned | AFP

About a dozen firefighters wait outside the Chinese consulate in Houston, Texas, after the United States ordered China to close its consulate over accusations of spying operations. The firefighters and police were called Tuesday evening to the consulate building in Texas on reports that documents were being burned in trashcans in the courtyard, according to local media.

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US orders China to close Houston consulate

The U.S. ordered China to close its Houston consulate in what a Chinese official called an outrageous and unjustified move. Media reports in Houston said that authorities had responded to reports of a fire at the Chinese Consulate late Tuesday. (July 22)

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US: Chinese hackers targeting COVID-19 research

The Justice Department on Tuesday accused two Chinese hackers of stealing hundreds of millions of dollars of trade secrets from companies across the world and more recently targeting firms developing a vaccine for the coronavirus. (July 21)

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China to make ‘strong response’ after UK suspends Hong Kong extradition treaty | AFP

Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin says China will give a “strong response” after the United Kingdom suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong in protest at a controversial new security law in the territory. He also says it is “completely absurd” to draw comparisons with China’s treatment of Uighur people and Nazi Germany’s treatment of Jews. He then goes on to attack United States Secretary of State Pompeo for his statement criticising China’s persecution of Falungong practioners.

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Curtains rise in China cinemas in another step toward normality | AFP

Film-hungry Chinese cinema fans return to theatres as staff scrub seats handles with disinfectants and measure their body temperature on entry. Hundreds of cinemas reopen in scores of Chinese cities following a nearly six-month nationwide shutdown due to the coronavirus, in another example of China’s success taming an epidemic still raging in countries like the United States.

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Chinese company uses workers to ‘pre-test’ vaccine

A state-owned Chinese company is boasting that its employees received doses of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine before the government approved testing in people. SinoPharm’s claim underscores the enormous stakes for China in the vaccine race. (July 16)

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US to hit Huawei employees with visa bans

The Trump administration said Wednesday it will impose travel bans on employees of the Chinese technology giant Huawei and other Chinese companies the U.S. determines are assisting authoritarian governments in cracking down on human rights. (July 15)

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