The US President Donald trump said that the special trade and customs privileges for Hong Kong will be withdrawn and local officials and officials of mainland China is subject to sanctions if Beijing tries to adopt a new law on security relating to former British colonies. About this trump told reporters in Washington on may 29, a briefing was broadcast on Twitter the White house.
He also announced that he will abolish the privileged status of Hong Kong as a separate territory for visa-free entry.
According to him, actions against persons who “directly or indirectly responsible for undermining the autonomy of Hong Kong” will start immediately after adoption of the law.
“China has replaced the promised formula of “one country, two systems” formula of “one country, one system”, – said trump, accusing China in violation of its Treaty obligations to the Kingdom. Declaration on the status of Hong Kong of 1984 should act another 27 years, said the President of the United States.
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— The White House (@WhiteHouse) May 29, 2020