US Senators Marco Rubio (left) and Ted Cruz are among those being sanctioned by Beijing. Photo: APUS Senators Marco Rubio (left) and Ted Cruz are among those being sanctioned by Beijing. Photo: AP
US Senators Marco Rubio (left) and Ted Cruz are among those being sanctioned by Beijing. Photo: AP

US officials targeted by Beijing shrug off sanctions but vow to keep pressing on human rights

  • ‘We must continue to stand with the Chinese people against an increasingly authoritarian Chinese government,’ says a lawmaker who was singled out
  • Beijing retaliates against Washington’s sanctions of Chinese officials for their suspected role in human rights abuses in Xinjiang

Topic |   US-China relations
US Senators Marco Rubio (left) and Ted Cruz are among those being sanctioned by Beijing. Photo: APUS Senators Marco Rubio (left) and Ted Cruz are among those being sanctioned by Beijing. Photo: AP
US Senators Marco Rubio (left) and Ted Cruz are among those being sanctioned by Beijing. Photo: AP
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