China sanctions more Taiwanese officials

By Yew Lun Tian and Ben Blanchard
Updated August 16 2022 - 7:38am, first published 7:34am
Taiwan legislator Tsai Chi-chang, pictured with US Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is among those sanctioned. (AP PHOTO)

China has imposed sanctions including an entry ban on seven Taiwanese officials and lawmakers it accuses of being "independence diehards", drawing condemnation from the democratically governed island.