US embassy pulls more China staff over mystery illness
The US has removed several more officials from China over fears they have contracted the same mysterious illness that affected staff in Cuba.
The employees, who were working in the southern city of Guangzhou, had reported hearing odd noises.
Last year, 24 US staff working at the Cuba embassy suffered brain injuries after reporting "auditory sensations".
The incidents have raised concerns that a government or agency may be targeting the US with a new type of sonic weapon.
The cases come at a time when China-US relations have been strained amid fears of a trade war.
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