US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Congress on Wednesday that Hong Kong no longer enjoys the autonomy promised by Beijing, stripping the financial hub of special trading rights.
Stripping Hong Kong of its special status is the ☢️ nuclear option ☢️ and would be extremely bad for the people of Hong Kong. For starters, it would make it much more difficult for them to travel
Stripping Hong Kong of its special status with the U.S. could risk harming its largely pro-Western orientation and business climate could suffer
Protestors in Hong Kong wear face masks to protect themselves from tear gas, & their families from threats. Chief Exec Lam is stripping another right from the people of HK – who are fighting for their freedom. This is shameful & just the beginning. #StandwithHongKong