China’s worsening row with Australia leaves researchers paying the price

Published Sep 18 2021 at 9:00 PM GMT
  • Chinese scholars in the field of Australian studies are becoming caught up in the souring of relations between Beijing and Canberra, prompting concerns about the future of academic exchange.
  • Chinese researchers Chen Hong and Li Jianjun, both specialists in Australian studies, had their visas cancelled last year, with the email to Chen from the Australian Home Affairs Department saying he posed “a risk to … national security”.
  • Other scholars have said polarised views on China were making their….



  • Published Sep 18, 2021 9:00 PM GMT