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US blacklists 27 foreign entities 


  • The United States has blacklisted 27 foreign entities, including 12 from China, over national security concerns and foreign policy interests of the US. 
  • US Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo said, global trade and commerce should support peace, prosperity, and good-paying jobs, not national security risks.
  • She said the move will help prevent the diversion of US technologies to China and Russia's military advancement and activities of non-proliferation concerns like Pakistan's unsafeguarded nuclear activities or ballistic missile program.