Chinese students wait outside the US Embassy for visa interviews. Photo: APChinese students wait outside the US Embassy for visa interviews. Photo: AP
Chinese students wait outside the US Embassy for visa interviews. Photo: AP

US and China must stop ‘race to bottom’ in blocking academic visas, say American scholars

  • American scholars call on both countries to allow more academic exchanges after Chinese academics have their US visas revoked
  • Critics also point the finger at Beijing saying it has a long history of blocking visiting academics from entering the country

Topic |   US-China relations
Chinese students wait outside the US Embassy for visa interviews. Photo: APChinese students wait outside the US Embassy for visa interviews. Photo: AP
Chinese students wait outside the US Embassy for visa interviews. Photo: AP
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