Chinese consulate in Houston ordered to close by US
The US has ordered China to close its consulate in Houston, Texas, by Friday — a move described as «political provocation» by Beijing. China’s foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said it was «outrageous and unjustified».
Also in the programme: we hear from Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, the first woman running against the president of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko; and we listen to the lesson two doctors who got coronavirus want to share with the world.
(Photo: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is seen during his visit to Copenhagen, Denmark, today. Credit: REUTERS).