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Pompeo: HK's treatment of activists makes autonomy assessment more difficult

Reuters Thursday, 21 May 2020
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday recent treatment of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists made it more difficult to assess that the territory remains highly autonomous from China, a requirement for the special treatment it enjoys under American law.
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