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U.S. condemns China's 'disastrous proposal' on Hong Kong: Pompeo

Reuters Friday, 22 May 2020 ()
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday called China's proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong disastrous and said it could have an impact on the favorable economic treatment the territory receives from the United States.
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