Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) is out and is bringing some other Republicans will him. Millions of people across the nation are stunned — no one expected such drastic measures to be taken. This is unreal.
According to Breitbart News, the Chinese government has imposed “retaliatory sanctions on three senior Republican lawmakers and a U.S. envoy” for their criticism of China and the United States’ action against the communist nation.
“Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) along with Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ) were the targets, joining the U.S. ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, Sam Brownback,” continued Breitbart.
The Chinese government, increasingly isolated, paranoid, and on the defensive, placed sanctions on these high-ranking U.S. officials following “the U.S. imposed visa bans and asset freezes on several Chinese officials.”
However, the exact nature of the sanctions isn’t yet known — if they even come with teeth at all. Let’s get real: China isn’t in a place to bully or make demands. Chinese leaders have brought criticism on themselves in multiple areas.
From the cracking down on Hong Kong freedoms to the persecution of the Uighurs, from global economic manipulation to expressing the truth about COVID-19, China has a lot to answer for. And they will.
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