China Official Says U.S. Is Meddling With Defense Bill: Xinhua

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(Bloomberg) -- The United States’s National Defense Authorization Act contains rhetoric that interferes in China’s internal politics, the official Xinhua News Agency cited You Wenze, spokesman for China’s National People’s Congress Foreign Affairs Committee, as saying.

The Act includes “prejudiced” references to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Xinjiang, ignoring China’s repeated clarification of its policy: YouChina urged the U.S. to discard its Cold War and supremacy mentality: YouChina urged the U.S. to take action to uphold stable foreign relations with Beijing: You

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