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Video: ‘Sending sheep to the mouth of the tiger’: US asked to put political pressure on Hong Kong amid extradition bill row

A panel of witnesses urged the US to put political pressure on Hong Kong authorities at a congressional committee hearing on Wednesday, citing the erosion of the city’s rule of law under its proposed amendments to extradition laws. The US Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) hearing on Hong Kong freedoms was chaired by Representative James McGovern. […]