China denounces US bill aimed at boosting competitiveness
Beijing has denounced a US bill aimed at boosting US technology to improve US competitiveness, calling it a thinly veiled attack on China’s political system and an attempt to hamper its development. “This bill seeks to exaggerate and spread the so-called ‘Chinese threat’ to maintain US global hegemony, using human rights and religion as excuses to interfere in domestic politics. China and deprive China of its legitimate rights to development, ”the statement said. “No force should expect China to swallow bitter fruit that harms China’s sovereignty, security or development interests,” he said.