◎◎◎ take measures ⪢⪢
China says it will take measures against unnamed US officials following new US visa restriction
s for Chinese officials whose policies are linked to human rights abuses.┆a step planned or taken as a means to an end
"took strong measures against the rebels"
○○○ dissent ⪢⪢
The protesters were supporters of Selahattin Demirtas, a pro-Kurdish politician, arrested last year in Turkey. Rights groups say his arrest was part of Turkey's restriction
s on _____.
○○○ Ottawa ⪢⪢
In Ottawa, streets near Canada's parlament were quiet after a weekend police operation ended weeks of protests against pandemic restriction
s. A police official said at least 191 people were arrested.
○○○ Manila ⪢⪢
In the Philippines, heavy traffic returns as officials open Manila and 38 other cities, ending almost all COVOD-19 restriction
s as cases fall.
• 2022-03-02 ⪢⪢
A top Chinese banking official says China will not join the United States and the European governments in placing financial restriction
s on Russia for its actions in Ukraine.
Chinese officials say they hope the U.S. will be fair to Chinese companies after the U.S. moves to lift restriction
s on the Chinese communications equipment company _____.