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
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

Topic |   Human rights in China
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
Wall Street Journal reporters and Philip Wen, left, and Josh Chin at Beijing Capital Airport last month. Photo: AFP
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