Tag: EU sanctions China

China condemns the summoning of its envoys after imposed sanctions

Hua Chunying, a Foreign Ministry spokeswoman recently stated that China does not accept some European countries’ unjustifiable practice of summoning Chinese envoys while accusing the EU of engaging in hegemony and hypocrisy, China Daily reports. Hua Chunying made the remark as Denmark, Finland, and other European countries recently called Chinese Ambassadors to lodge representations after…

EU member states sanction China for human right violations

On 22 March, foreign EU Ministers decided at a meeting in Brussels to sanction four Chinese persons and one organization over violations of human rights against Muslim minorities. The sanctions are the first new EU sanctions against China in over 30 years. According to Danish daily BT, the new sanctions are directed at those responsible…