U.S. Adds More Chinese Firms to Restricted Entity List -Commerce

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Commerce Department placed export restrictions on several Chinese companies on Thursday for several national security reasons including what Washington says is their roles in the oppression of China’s Uyghurs or for helping Beijing’s military. A senior administration official said the Commerce Department and Treasury Departments would announce a series of actions on Thursday targeting Chinese companies that Washington says use biotechnology and surveillance to abuse human rights. Read More