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Hong Kong: Thousands gather to thank US for human rights bill

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Hong Kong: Thousands gather to thank US for human rights bill

Hong Kong: Thousands gather to thank US for human rights bill

Law means Washington can impose sanctions on Chinese and Hong Kong officials deemed responsible for human rights abuses.


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