China warns of ‘agency counter measures’ after Trump indicators U.S. laws on Hong Kong


FILE PHOTO: A particular security group prepares to enter the Hong Kong Polytechnic College (PolyU) campus to verify and take away harmful gadgets in Hong Kong, China, November 28, 2019. Information/Marko Djurica

BEIJING (Information) – China’s International Ministry on Thursday mentioned it can take “agency counter measures” if the USA continues to intervene in Hong Kong.

It mentioned laws signed by U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday backing protesters in Hong Kong was a critical interference in Chinese language affairs and U.S. efforts had been “doomed to fail”.

It warned that the USA will shoulder the results of China’s countermeasures if it continues to “act arbitrarily” with reference to Hong Kong.

The laws signed by Trump was accepted unanimously by the U.S. Senate and by all however one lawmaker within the Home of Representatives final week. The regulation additionally threatens sanctions for human rights violations.

Reporting by Cate Cadell; Enhancing by Shri Navaratnam