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‘Sad but necessary’: Politicians and activists react as US declares Hong Kong ‘no longer autonomous’

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has declared that the US no longer considers Hong Kong autonomous from China, following Beijing’s announcement that it will draft a national security law. The legislation will bypass the local legislature and will be inserted into the semi-autonomous region’s mini-constitution. The law seeks to criminalise subversion, secession, foreign interference […]