China Sanctions U.S. House Speaker Nancy After Taiwan Trip

6 August 2022 01:00

China on friday (5/8/2022) announced its sanctions on u-s house speaker, Nancy Pelosi, over her provocative visit to Taiwan.

The sactions issued by Chinese foreign ministry but unspecified. The ministry stated that Pelosi's visit to Taiwan interefered with China's internal affairs, which undermines China's sovereignty and territorial integrity trampling on the One China Policy and threatening the peace and stability of the Taiwan strait.

Pelosi is not the first prominent US figures sanctioned by China, as last year, the country also sanctioned former US secretary of States, Michael Pompeo when he visited Taiwan after finishing his official job. Pelosi visit to Taiwan this week has escalated tensions between China and Taiwan.