US not to stand idle while China 'swallows' Hong Kong: Pompeo4 min read . Updated: 01 Jul 2020, 05:18 PM IST
In a strongly-worded statement, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said it was a sad day for the people in Hong Kong and warned China of new countermeasures, including ending defence and dual-use technology exports to the territory
The US has warned China that it will not stand idle while it "swallows" Hong Kong into its "authoritarian maw," a day after Beijing imposed a "draconian" national security law in the former British territory.
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