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China adopts cybersecurity law in face of overseas opposition

4 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
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China adopted a controversial cybersecurity law on Monday to counter what Beijing says are growing threats such as hacking and terrorism," but critics said the law "threatens to shut foreign technology companies out of various sectors deemed 'critical,' and includes contentious requirements for security reviews and for data to be stored on servers in China."
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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