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U.S. Senate passes Hong Kong rights bill backing protesters, angers Beijing

Reuters Wednesday, 20 November 2019 ()
The U.S. Senate, in a unanimous vote, passed legislation on Tuesday aimed at protecting human rights in Hong Kong amid a crackdown on a pro-democracy protest movement, drawing condemnation from Beijing.
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The United States Senate unanimously passed a bill on Wednesday that would protect human rights in Hong Kong, coming as anti-government protesters continue to be trapped at the Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, with more than a thousand arrests made by police outside the campus since late Monday....

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