Friday , November 27 2020
Home / South China Morning Post / Hong Kong people could feel ‘most of the pain’ from US human rights act, American experts warn

Hong Kong people could feel ‘most of the pain’ from US human rights act, American experts warn

Summary:
[unable to retrieve full-text content]American politicians have been warned that “most of the pain” from US legislation that could put Hong Kong’s special treatment under greater scrutiny would fall on residents of the city, rather than officials in mainland China or the local government.Several US lawmakers are pushing for the US Senate to quickly approve the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019, which would allow sanctions against individuals deemed responsible for undermining Hong Kong’s special autonomy status,…

Topics:
Finbarr Bermingham considers the following as important:

This could be interesting, too:

Andrew Mullen,Finbarr Bermingham writes China-Australia relations: Beijing slaps duties of up to 212 per cent on Australian wine imports

Calculated Risk writes November 26 COVID-19 Test Results; Record Hospitalizations

Su-Lin Tan writes China lifts thermal coal import quota by 20 million tonnes, but Australia unlikely to gain

Charles Hugh Smith writes A Dimly Lit Thanksgiving

[unable to retrieve full-text content]
American politicians have been warned that “most of the pain” from US legislation that could put Hong Kong’s special treatment under greater scrutiny would fall on residents of the city, rather than officials in mainland China or the local government.Several US lawmakers are pushing for the US Senate to quickly approve the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019, which would allow sanctions against individuals deemed responsible for undermining Hong Kong’s special autonomy status,…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *