7/12, 7:09 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Pompeo: China fears its people most

China is afraid of its citizens, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a tweet on Friday as he added that the Communist Party of China as "an enormous credibility problem."

Pompeo wrote: "As with all unelected, Communist regimes, Beijing fears its own people’s free thinking more than any foreign foe."

Tensions between the US and China have been on the rise lately, with Washington introducing new sanctions on Chinese officials and businesses over the situation in Hong Kong and Xinjiang. China promised to respond to the sanctions and went on to slam Pompeo personally for his continuous attacks on Beijing.

Breaking the News / VP