China says two U.S. citizens released on bail « Khabarhub
Sunday, June 16th, 2024

China says two U.S. citizens released on bail

17 October 2019  

Time taken to read : < 1 Minute

  • A
  • A
  • A

BEIJING: China said on Thursday that two U.S. citizens who were placed under criminal detention in late September have been released on bail and are awaiting trial on charges of illegally moving people across country borders.

Alyssa Peterson and Jacob Harlan, who worked for U.S.-based education company China Horizons, were detained in eastern China late last month and have been in contact with U.S. officials, said foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang.

China Horizons said in a social media post last week that the company has been operating in the country for 17 years and that it believed the charges were “bogus”.


Publish Date : 17 October 2019 18:53 PM

Today’s national news in a nutshell

Khabarhub brings you a glimpse of major developments of the

UML Chair Oli calls for review of FY 2024/25 budget

KATHMANDU: CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli has called for

China’s subversive tactics at Indo-Nepal border for espionage

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has had a history of

NOC lowers fuel prices

KATHMANDU: The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has decreased fuel prices.

Kathmandu records year’s highest temperature at 35.3°C

KATHMANDU: Kathmandu, the federal capital of Nepal, recorded its highest