United States is imposing sanctions on Chinese companies that use technology to repress China’s Muslim minority groups. Photo: AP
United States is imposing sanctions on Chinese companies that use technology to repress China’s Muslim minority groups. Photo: AP

US imposes sanctions against China over abuse of Uygurs

  • It is targeting China’s Academy of Military Medical Sciences and its 11 research institutes that focus on using biotechnology to support the Chinese military
  • The Treasury Department is also set to issue penalties against several Chinese entities

Topic |   US-China relations
United States is imposing sanctions on Chinese companies that use technology to repress China’s Muslim minority groups. Photo: AP
United States is imposing sanctions on Chinese companies that use technology to repress China’s Muslim minority groups. Photo: AP
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