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Why Hongkongers owe Donald Trump nothing, despite the steadfast support of Congress

Hong Kong’s self-styled saviour does not deserve the gratitude of the city’s citizens. Mr Trump may have signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act but his words show whose side he is really on. American presidents engage in realpolitik, this is a given. They have to make tough decisions and sometimes have to keep schtum […]