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House passes bill to sanction Chinese banks over Hong Kong security law

House passes bill to sanction Chinese banks over Hong Kong security law

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The House passed legislation by unanimous consent on Wednesday that would impose sanctions on banks that do business with Chinese officials implementing a national security law to ...

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Hong Kong police make first arrests under new security law – Africa, Asia and Australia

Hong Kong police make first arrests under new security law – Africa, Asia and Australia

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Hong Kong police made their first arrests Wednesday under a contentious new national security law imposed by China’s central government, as thousands of people defied tear gas and ...

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U.S., allies deplore China’s new Hong Kong security law

U.S., allies deplore China’s new Hong Kong security law

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China’s passage of a national security law for Hong Kong drew international condemnation on Tuesday, with the United States and its Asian and Western allies criticising a move ...

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China passes national security law for Hong Kong

China passes national security law for Hong Kong

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Hong Kong media are reporting that China has approved a contentious law that would allow authorities to crack down on subversive and secessionist activity in Hong Kong, sparking ...

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Siouxsie Sioux’s unique isolated vocal on Hong Kong Garden

Siouxsie Sioux’s unique isolated vocal on Hong Kong Garden

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Few people embodied the transition of punk into post-punk than Siouxsie Sioux. Alongside her band The Banshees, the singer emerged from punk’s royal ...

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US restricts visas in latest move on Hong Kong – News

US restricts visas in latest move on Hong Kong – News

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Activists say the law would effectively undo the freedoms enjoyed by Hong Kong, one of the world's premier financial hubs. President Donald Trump's ...

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U.S. curbs visas for Chinese officials over Hong Kong freedoms

U.S. curbs visas for Chinese officials over Hong Kong freedoms

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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday Washington was imposing visa restrictions on Chinese officials responsible for restricting freedoms in Hong Kong, but he did ...

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Senate passes sanctions bill targeting China over Hong Kong law

Senate passes sanctions bill targeting China over Hong Kong law

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The Senate passed legislation on Thursday to slap sanctions on Chinese officials who restrict Hong Kong's autonomy.The legislation, spearheaded by Sens. Chris Van ...

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China may enact Hong Kong security law at end of June

China may enact Hong Kong security law at end of June

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China’s top lawmaking body has announced a three-day session for the end of this month, a move that raises the possibility of the enactment of a national security law for Hong ...

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