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UK gov’t ‘unequivocal’ over Hong Kong extradition law concerns, as US warns of risk to trade policy

Britain’s Minister for Asia has said the UK is unequivocal in its concerns over Hong Kong’s controversial extradition agreement after Chief Executive Carrie Lam refused to back down on the proposal despite a “million-strong” public protest. Mark Field said at a parliamentary debate on Monday that recent government concessions fell short of protecting the city’s autonomy and […]