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2019 China Is Very Much Capable of Giving US Taste of Own Sanctions Medicine Over Taiwan Arms Sale

The Chinese sanctions threat is no joke — turns out US weapons makers have business interests in China Beijing can leverage

Editor’s note: So China has leverage over the likes of General Dynamics and that’s even before we start talking about rare earths (albeit with rare earths there would be the problem of what to do if US arms makers simply started acquiring it through go-betweens).