Schumer moves to sanction China over fentanyl trafficking
luiz c. ribeiro
Jul 19, 2023
The U.S. would sanction China over fentanyl imports, under a new proposal Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer plans to include in annual defense spending legislation. The measure would deem fentanyl trafficking an “international emergency” and empower President Biden to impose economic penalties on China, Mexico and other countries where the synthetic opioid originates, Schumer said Sunday. ...