The change comes after new US regulations restricting technology and other exports, meant to curb Beijing's acquisition of technology under civilian pretenses.
"I told the children that language is the truest and most substantial bridge that exists between cultures, between people."
Beyond the US-Israel partnership, China has proven to be an especially bad actor when it comes to communications and privacy.
"Chinese cities like Shanghai provided a safe haven to some 30,000 Jews fleeing Nazi Europe in WWII, but now Israel returns the favor by being a US poodle against China in 5G."
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Israel is on a collision course with the US over its China relations and economic ties, as the American national security establishment views China as its primary and growing strategic threat.
China boasts the largest and the most complete industrial system, as well as the biggest industrial output in the world.
Sir Richard Dearlove said there was good evidence that the virus was engineered, but that it's escape from the laboratory was accidental.
For years, Israel has been working to dramatically expand trade with China. Now, that push is running up against strong opposition from the White House.
The US has asked its allies, including Israel, in recent weeks to sever ties with China in areas with security risks, according to a US official.