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    British Journalist Excluded From Press Conference With Chinese Leader

    No reason given for stopping the Bloomberg reporter attending the event.

    Robert Hutton, Bloomberg's long-standing and respected U.K. political reporter, has been excluded from a press conference with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.

    No direct reason was given for the decision to exclude Hutton from the press conference.

    But Bloomberg already has well-reported problems with China.

    According to The Guardian's Nicholas Watt, Downing Street officials complained about the decision to exclude Hutton.

    No 10 has protested over 'completely inappropriate' decision of Chinese authorities to bar Bloomberg @RobDotHutton from Beijing press conf

    Nicholas Watt

    @nicholaswatt

    No 10 has protested over 'completely inappropriate' decision of Chinese authorities to bar Bloomberg @RobDotHutton from Beijing press conf

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    No 10 raised 'deep concerns' over decision to bar @RobDotHutton from press conf with @David_Cameron + premier Li Keqiang in Beijing

    Nicholas Watt

    @nicholaswatt

    No 10 raised 'deep concerns' over decision to bar @RobDotHutton from press conf with @David_Cameron + premier Li Keqiang in Beijing

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    Hutton wouldn't even have had the chance to ask any questions.

    Cameron and Keqiang read out prepared statements to the press and then left without talking to journalists.

    But it still wasn't enough for Hutton.

    Bloomberg declined to comment on the decision to exclude their reporter when contacted by BuzzFeed.