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Boris Johnson refuses to back WHO chief after US claims China 'bought' his election

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News video: Boris Johnson promises tough but calibrated approach to China

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Boris Johnson signalled he would be “tough” with China as the Government prepared to change extradition arrangements with Hong Kong.Further measures will be set out on Monday in response to China’s imposition of a tough new national security law on Hong Kong amid growing tensions with Beijing.

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