US shut China's Houston consulate as 'message' to stop spying: official, july 24, 2020
ISLAMABAD-Washington,The US ordered China to shut its consulate in Houston as a message to Beijing to reel in its operations to steal US science and technology secrets, a senior State Department official said Friday.
There comes a time when you have to say, enough is enough," said the official, who insisted on anonymity.
"Houston is a firm demonstration that we are serious."(AFP/APP)