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US-China tensions

Boeing and Lockheed face China sanctions in Taiwan arms deal

Beijing says Raytheon also will be targeted over Washington's $1.8bn sale

U.S. sailors load a SLAM-ER missile onto an aircraft in Florida. The State Department has approved the sale of the air-to-ground missiles to Taiwan. (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Navy) 

BEIJING -- China will impose sanctions on defense contractors involved in U.S. arms sales to Taiwan, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian told reporters Monday.

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