Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump shake hands after signing a “phase one” trade pact in the White House on Wednesday. The negotiations have been cited as the reason why Washington has held off on actions pertaining to human rights in China. Photo: Reuters Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump shake hands after signing a “phase one” trade pact in the White House on Wednesday. The negotiations have been cited as the reason why Washington has held off on actions pertaining to human rights in China. Photo: Reuters
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump shake hands after signing a “phase one” trade pact in the White House on Wednesday. The negotiations have been cited as the reason why Washington has held off on actions pertaining to human rights in China. Photo: Reuters

US State department report on Tibet a month overdue, congressional sources say

  • Report is required by Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, which bars US visas to Chinese officials who have restricted diplomats’ access to Tibet
  • Report, which names those officials, was due in December, and bipartisan congressional frustration is said to grow

Topic |   US-China relations
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump shake hands after signing a “phase one” trade pact in the White House on Wednesday. The negotiations have been cited as the reason why Washington has held off on actions pertaining to human rights in China. Photo: Reuters Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump shake hands after signing a “phase one” trade pact in the White House on Wednesday. The negotiations have been cited as the reason why Washington has held off on actions pertaining to human rights in China. Photo: Reuters
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump shake hands after signing a “phase one” trade pact in the White House on Wednesday. The negotiations have been cited as the reason why Washington has held off on actions pertaining to human rights in China. Photo: Reuters
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