US Embassy ‘deeply concerned’ about journalist forced out of China, as watchdog decries ‘visa blackmail’

The US Embassy in Beijing has said it is “deeply concerned” after Buzzfeed’s China bureau chief Megha Rajagopalan was denied a journalist visa and forced to leave the country, the Associated Press (AP) reported on Friday. “The United States is deeply concerned that foreign and domestic journalists in China continue to face excessive restrictions that […]