US Democratic congressman Sean Patrick Maloney has said his delegation to China was refused entry to the mainland because it would not cancel a visit to the self-ruled island of Taiwan. Photo: Reuters
US Democratic congressman Sean Patrick Maloney has said his delegation to China was refused entry to the mainland because it would not cancel a visit to the self-ruled island of Taiwan. Photo: Reuters
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Beijing used ‘visa blackmail’ to try and stop Taiwan visit, US congressman claims

  • Leader of bipartisan congressional delegation says visas to mainland denied because group refused to cancel Taiwan visit

US Democratic congressman Sean Patrick Maloney has said his delegation to China was refused entry to the mainland because it would not cancel a visit to the self-ruled island of Taiwan. Photo: Reuters
US Democratic congressman Sean Patrick Maloney has said his delegation to China was refused entry to the mainland because it would not cancel a visit to the self-ruled island of Taiwan. Photo: Reuters
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