China Summons US Ambassador to Protest Bill on Hong Kong Human Rights
|11/28/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
China summoned the U.S. ambassador in Beijing Thursday to “strongly protest” President Donald Trump’s signing of bills on Hong Kong’s human rights.
Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng told Ambassador Terry Branstad the move constituted “serious interference in China’s internal affairs” and described the action as a “serious violation of international law,” a statement from the foreign ministry said. He urged Washington to refrain from implementing the bills to “avoid further damage” to U.S.-China relations.
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