Wall Street Journal reporters and Philip Wen, left, and Josh Chin at Beijing Capital Airport last month. Photo: AFP
Wall Street Journal reporters and Philip Wen, left, and Josh Chin at Beijing Capital Airport last month. Photo: AFP

China ‘using visas as weapons’ against foreign journalists, says press group

  • Foreign Correspondents’ Club of China fears Beijing will expel more journalists after three Wall Street Journal reporters were told to leave last month
  • Group says number of short-term visas given to journalists last year was more than double that of 2018

Wall Street Journal reporters and Philip Wen, left, and Josh Chin at Beijing Capital Airport last month. Photo: AFP
Wall Street Journal reporters and Philip Wen, left, and Josh Chin at Beijing Capital Airport last month. Photo: AFP
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