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US recasts Confucius Institutes as ‘foreign missions’ amid fraying ties with China

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stepped up the pressure on China on Thursday by ordering the center which runs Confucius Institutes in the United States to register as a foreign mission. “The PRC (People’s Republic of China) has taken advantage of America’s openness to undertake large scale and well-funded propaganda efforts and influence operations […]