The international law and international relations aspects of U.S.-China competition in closure of consulates

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Professor Wang Jiangyu, Director of the Centre for Chinese and Comparative Law (RCCL), discussed the legality and significance of of the recent competition of closure of consulates by U.S. and China from the perspective of international law and international relations, in CGTN's popular news programme China24.

Period25 Jul 2020

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TitleCGTN: Professor on U.S. officials entering into Chinese consulate in Houston
DescriptionIn this interview with China Global Television Network (CGTN)'s popular news programme, China24, Wang Jiangyu commented that closure itself is not a violation of international law per se, provided that the premises, archives and property of the consulates are protected in accordance with the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consulate Relations.
Media name/outletCGTN
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media typeTelevision
Producer/AuthorLi Qiuyuan
Duration / Length / Size6 minutes