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

Topic |   US-China relations
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Chinese nationals working for foreign media will be managed in accordance with the law. Photo: APChinese 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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