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Hong Kong as a British Colony Without a Trace of Democracy is now "Deeply Concerning"

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UK ruled Hong Kong without a trace of democracy or human rights but is now 'deeply concerned' at China's security proposals

By George Galloway

The former British colony – extorted from China as punishment for daring to refuse opium--- was ruled by Britain for 150 years---. 

From Tibet through the Falun Gong, the annual “China Bans Ramadan” canards, to naval and US Bomber Command maneuvers in the South China Sea region, the trade wars and the coronavirus scapegoating, it is becoming difficult to fit them in a single sentence.

---the Trump administration has broken with the US state policy on Taiwan – a [One China] policy made nearly 50 years ago by Richard Nixon---

Pompeo---first hailed the re-election of a “president” in Taiwan. ---a serious violation of the one-China policy.

---deeply concerned about Hong Kong “democracy” and “human rights.”

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