Skip to comments.Trump Admin Declares Chinese Media Outlets ‘Foreign Missions’, Propagandists Could Have to Leave U.S.
Posted on 06/22/2020 5:04:12 PM PDT by yesthatjallen
The U.S. operations of China Central Television, China News Service, the Peoples Daily and the Global Times join the five other Chinese state media operation labeled as such earlier this year.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Twitter:
"In order to ensure greater transparency of CCP-run operations in the United States, I directed the designation of four additional PRC propaganda outlets as foreign missions." 3:02 PM - Jun 22, 2020
The decision to designate these entities is not based on any content produced by these entities, nor does it place any restrictions on what the designated entities may publish in the United States. It simply recognizes them for what they are, State spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said in a statement.
The designation will require the outlets to send the State Department a full list of employees in the U.S. and their real estate holdings, similar to the rules for embassies and consulates. It could force some of the groups journalists to leave the United States.
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Awesome! Can CNN go, too?
Does that include the Weiga Board woman who is always being a shill for the CCP at Kayleigh’s press briefings?
The designation will require the outlets to send the State Department a full list of employees in the U.S. and their real estate holdings...
All the talking heads on CNN and MSNBC will show up as their employees.
Every Chinese national should be booted from the country. Period. It would affect progressive businesses and universities the most.
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