June 18, 2020 / 2:29 AM / 23 days ago

China warns of countermeasures in response to U.S. Uighurs law

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Thursday warned of countermeasures in response to U.S. President Donald Trump signing legislation calling for sanctions over the repression of China’s Uighur Muslims, demanding that Washington stop interfering in its affairs.

China’s foreign ministry said in a statement the United States must bear all the consequences of any responses from Beijing and urged Washington to stop harming China’s interests.

Reporting by Lusha Zhang and Huizhong Wu; writing by Se Young Lee; Editing by Kim Coghill

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