The alliance's secretary-general said on Monday that NATO is concerned by Beijing's rapidly expanding nuclear arsenal.
Brussels is welcoming the U.S. President on Monday at the NATO Summit. Joe Biden is expected to reassure the continent that Europe is a key ally.
The countermeasures in the Chinese law include "denial of visas, entry or expulsion... and sealing up, seizing and freezing assets of persons or enterprises that adhere to foreign sanctions against Chinese enterprises or officials."
A second powerful earthquake shook parts of central China on Friday night causing significant damage to buildings and infrastructure
MEPs deplore the sanctions that Beijing has imposed on five of their colleagues and refuse to open the debate for ratification as long as the punitive measures remain in place.
The lawmakers want the European Commission to use any further discussions on the deal as leverage to improve China's human rights record.
China's ruling Communist Party (CPC) has been using fake fans to boost profiles on Twitter, a study has found.