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Beijing's top office in Hong Kong slams 'ridiculous' US sanctions

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Beijing's top office in Hong Kong slams 'ridiculous' US sanctions

Beijing's top office in Hong Kong slams 'ridiculous' US sanctions

Officials subject to US sanctions include Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam and head of China's Liaison Office, Luo Huining.


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