Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Chinese nationals working for foreign media will be managed in accordance with the law. Photo: AP
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Chinese nationals working for foreign media will be managed in accordance with the law. Photo: AP

Beijing revokes work permits for Chinese assistants working for US media organisations

  • Employees of The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal in China have licences pulled by Beijing Service Bureau for Diplomatic Missions, sources say
  • Move is latest in a tit-for-tat diplomatic dispute between the US and China over journalists

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Chinese nationals working for foreign media will be managed in accordance with the law. Photo: AP
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Chinese nationals working for foreign media will be managed in accordance with the law. Photo: AP
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