US House passes Hong Kong 'Democracy Act'

Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmaker Tanya Chan (C) speaks to the media after Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam (pictured on placards) abandoned her annual policy address at the Legislative Council (Legco) in Hong Kong on October 16, 2019. Hong Kong's embattled leader abandoned a State of the Union-style speech on October 16 after she was heckled by opposition lawmakers during chaotic scenes inside the city's legislature. / AFP / Ed JONES





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