Tee-shirts supporting either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton on sale in Philadelphia last month. Chinese censors have told the country’s media to halt “excessive” coverage of the polls. Photo: AFP

Muzzled Chinese media frame Trump win as loss for ‘elite politics’

Censors order news outlets to play up scandals and limit live coverage of voting in US election

Topic |   US election 2016: China

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Tee-shirts supporting either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton on sale in Philadelphia last month. Chinese censors have told the country’s media to halt “excessive” coverage of the polls. Photo: AFP
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