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World Trump-endorsed GOP candidate says Chinese students should be banned from studying chemistry and physics in the US

01:40  01 august  2020
01:40  01 august  2020 Source:   businessinsider.com

Senior U.S. diplomat backs foreign students, including Chinese

  Senior U.S. diplomat backs foreign students, including Chinese Senior U.S. diplomat backs foreign students, including ChineseWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The State Department's number two diplomat expressed strong support on Wednesday for foreign students in the United States, including Chinese students, less than two weeks after the Trump administration abandoned a plan that would have barred thousands from the country.

He said Chinese students shouldn't be allowed to study sciences in American colleges and "I think we need to take a very hard look at the visas we give to Chinese nationals to study , especially "The Chinese Communist leadership did not want to see their relative power and standing in the world

GOP Sen. Tom Cotton suggested that Chinese students should be banned from studying technology and science in the US — and said he has “little doubt” that Beijing is trying to steal a coronavirus vaccine from America. “ In the middle of a pandemic, what’s the most valuable intellectual

a man wearing a suit and tie: Bryant © Screenshot via CorkyForSenate Bryant "Corky" Messner. Screenshot via CorkyForSenate
  • A Republican primary candidate for the US Senate who is endorsed by President Donald Trump suggested Chinese students studying in US colleges should be banned from studying "hard sciences," according to video footage obtained by Insider.
  • Colorado-based attorney Bryant "Corky" Messner, who represented fast-food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill, argued Chinese college students should only be allowed to learn about "freedom and individual liberty."
  • "You're welcome to study here, but you must study economics, the American constitution, freedom," Messner said during a closed-door meeting.
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A Republican primary candidate for the US Senate who is endorsed by President Donald Trump suggested Chinese students studying in the country should be banned from studying "hard sciences," and should only be allowed to learn about "freedom and individual liberty," according to video footage obtained by Insider.

FBI accuses Chinese consulate in San Francisco of harboring fugitive

  FBI accuses Chinese consulate in San Francisco of harboring fugitive The FBI believes the Chinese consulate in San Francisco is harboring a fugitive, according to court filings dated Monday. The filings, which were first reported by Axios, allege Tang Juan, a biology researcher at the University of California, Davis, lied about her connection to the Chinese military in order to obtain entry into the U.S. and has been avoiding arrest by taking refuge in the consulate.According to the filings, Tang was charged on June 26 with one count of visa fraud, in which prosecutors said she concealed her connection to the country's military in her visa application.

Can Chinese students still expect to get visas to study in the United States ? What will happen if The impact on U . S . universities, students and companies of banning Chinese students would be Jeff Sessions that would have banned virtually all international students from working in America for

for visas given to Chinese graduate students studying in several fields. Media reports say White House adviser Stephen Miller has proposed a ban on student visas for on Education in Washington, D.C. He said Chinese students are at risk of becoming, in his words, “pawns” in the U . S Chinese Professor Removed after Reports from ‘Informant’ Students . US to Limit Some Chinese Visas.

Bryant "Corky" Messner, a Republican primary candidate running for Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen's seat in New Hampshire, echoed much of the talking points originating out of the Trump administration during a GOP meeting in Westmoreland on Tuesday.

"I think President Trump's done a good job changing that relationship starting with the trade negotiations and now ... that whole dynamic's changed," Messner said at the meeting. "But make no mistake about it. The Chinese Communist Party is bound to determined to be the leading economic and military power of the world, and we can no longer be the research and development arm for the Chinese Communist Party."

Messner also scrutinized an estimated 370,000 students from China who were studying in the US in the 2018-2019 academic year. The University of Southern California hosts the most number of college-level students from China, followed by schools within the University of California system — including UCLA, UC Davis, UC Berkeley, and UC San Diego, according to The Los Angeles Times.

India bans 47 more Chinese mobile apps

  India bans 47 more Chinese mobile apps India has banned 47 more Chinese apps just weeks after blocking the highly popular video-sharing platform TikTok and 58 others over national security and privacy concerns, an information ministry official and media reports said Monday. Tensions between the world's two most-populous nations soared last month after a Himalayan border clash that left 20 Indian troops dead and an unknown number of Chinese casualties. "We have banned 47 mobile appsTensions between the world's two most-populous nations soared last month after a Himalayan border clash that left 20 Indian troops dead and an unknown number of Chinese casualties.

We are United in our effort to defeat the Invisible China Virus, and many people say that it is While Trump ’s endorsement of wearing a mask has been something critics have sought for weeks Others predicted the inevitable storm of criticism from liberals in the media only minutes after Trump ’s tweet.

Multiple credible scientific studies say the treatment is ineffective against Covid-19. But the lesson from the earlier state reopening that Trump championed while flouting guidelines written by the US Trump 's pet projects. GOP leadership in the Senate did however break with Trump 's wishes by

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"I think one of the things we ought to do ... is say to the students, those students, 'You're welcome to study here, but you must study economics, the American constitution, freedom,'" Messner said. "Not study the hard sciences, computer science, physics, chemistry, and not give them that kind of education. Let's educate them in freedom and individual liberty.

"They're exerting their influence throughout the world and it is time for us to be serious about the Chinese Communist Party. Yes, sir," Messner added.

Messner, a Colorado-based attorney, represented the fast-food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill during the Centers for Disease Control's investigation into a suspected e-coli outbreak. Messner spent over $1.2 million of his own funds for his campaign, according to WMUR.

In a move that some describe as "the new Chinese Exclusion Act," the Trump administration cancelled the visas from graduate students who were connected to some Chinese military groups. The State Department in recent weeks imposed several other restrictions against suspected members of the CCP, despite some concerns that the policy was too broad and included Chinese citizens who had no connection to actual policy-making in Beijing.

With few options to get home, Chinese students abroad fall victim to ticket scams

  With few options to get home, Chinese students abroad fall victim to ticket scams With flights home severely limited, Chinese students stuck abroad fall victim to airline ticket scams.The Chinese student's first year studying abroad at Syracuse University in upstate New York had been upended by the coronavirus. It was the end of March and her dormitory was shuttered, her classes had moved online, and the number of cases in New York was rising by the day. Ma saw no reason to stay.

Did Trump Call Most Chinese Students Spies? President Trump characterized the vast majority of Chinese students in the U . S . as spies during a dinner Tuesday night There are more than 350,000 Chinese students studying at U . S . universities -- the largest group of international students by far

Chinese students are the largest international student group on most American campuses, and their tuition is a major source of much-needed revenue. College administrators should work harder to meet their mental health needs — at least as hard as the students worked to gain admission.

There is no evidence to support claims that Chinese officials are using the hundreds of thousands of students in the US for industrial espionage or to serve Beijing's will, as Messner suggested. But the FBI has warned universities to monitor visiting scholars and students from China, and a Senate report found that China compels some overseas researchers to make secret agreements that may violate scientific ethos.

There have been suspicions and even charges against some Chinese faculty members and students.

On Wednesday a University of Arkansas professor was indicted by a federal grand jury on 42 counts of wire fraud and two counts of passport fraud. Simon Saw-Teong Ang, 63, was accused of failing to disclose his connections with numerous Chinese companies, which provided him with "money and benefits," according to a statement from assistant attorney general for national security John Demers.

"This is a hallmark of the China's targeting of research and academic collaborations within the United States in order to obtain US technology illegally," Demers said.

Tik Tok will (really) be banned in the United States

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The students at some NBA academies were allegedly denied schooling and focused almost “They have a different view of how things have been done, how things should be done. In the 2020 Alabama Senate primary, Trump - endorsed Tommy Tuberville beat Trump’s first attorney general

Chinese students make up the largest percentage of international students in the U . S . and American universities, which rely on their tuition, are expected to oppose the administration’s move, according to The Times. The F.B.I. and the Justice Department have warned universities about the potential of

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China Blasts Trump’s Move on TikTok, Calls Him ‘Modern-Day Pirate’ .
Chinese state news called the president a ‘modern-day pirate’ amid other condemnation from the Foreign Ministry in Beijing and from the Chinese-owned app itself."The U.S. administration places its self-interests above market principles and international rules to the detriment of American users and companies. It will only end up hurting its own interests," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said in a Twitter post early Friday.

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