U.S. drug czar heads to china to verify if country is combating fentanyl trafficking

The U.S. drug czar is planning a trip to China later in the year, to ensure the country is enforcing its new laws and regulations on fentanyl production.James Carroll announced Friday he will head to the communist nation, to make sure it’s living up to its promises.Last month China announced it would regulate all fentanyl-related drugs as a controlled substance, amid pressure from Washington.

WATCH: Rep. Scott Perry talks China & Iran with OAN

Pennsylvania Congressman Scott Perry spoke to One America’s Patrick Hussion about the ongoing trade war with China, saying the current punishment of Beijing is long overdue. On the current provocations by Iran in the Persian Gulf, Perry said there will be more consequences to come.