Did China’s Hostage Diplomacy Work? A Look Back at Huawei CFO’s Arrest and Release

By David Zhang
David Zhang
David Zhang
October 11, 2021 Updated: October 11, 2021

Imagine a doctor forcing you to have a surgery you never agreed to so they can extort money from you. You don’t have to imagine that—it’s happening in China. A 17-year-old girl was put on the operating table for a surgery she never agreed to. We talk about this shocking news. 

Also, the hostage exchange between the CFO of Huawei Meng Wanzhou and two Canadians was quite controversial. We speak with two experts about the behavior of the Chinese Communist Party and how the world will view it in the future. And how should we examine our policy with China regarding those who are still being held hostage?

David Zhang
David Zhang