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Pompeo: China measure a ‘death knell’ for Hong Kong autonomy

Seattle Times Friday, 22 May 2020 ()
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China’s effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it “a death knell for the high degree of autonomy” that Beijing had promised the territory. The measure, submitted Friday on the opening day of China’s national legislative session, is strongly opposed […]
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