China punishes Lithuanian officials who visit Taiwan island

China punishes Lithuanian officials who visit Taiwan island

China imposed sanctions on Vice Minister Vaiciukeviciute after a Lithuanian official visited the island of Taiwan. China’s Foreign Ministry announced on August 12 that it had imposed sanctions on Lithuania’s Deputy Transport and Communications Minister Agne Vaiciukeviciute, after the official …

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Lithuanian diplomatic mission to leave China

Lithuanian diplomatic mission to leave China

The Livta diplomatic mission left China in the context of strained relations between the two countries over the Taiwan issue. Lithuanian authorities announced today that they have recalled their top diplomatic staff from China for “consultations” and that the country’s …

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