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U.S. House takes hard line on China over Hong Kong, Huawei

Reuters Wednesday, 16 October 2019
The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed four pieces of legislation taking a hard line on China, three related to pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong and one commending Canada in its dispute over the extradition of a Chinese telecom executive.
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