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Trump's signing of a Hong Kong human rights bill reportedly slashed efforts towards a China trade deal

Business Insider Monday, 2 December 2019
Trump's signing of a Hong Kong human rights bill reportedly slashed efforts towards a China trade deal· *President Donald Trump last week signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, a bill which requires the State Department to ensure that Hong Kong's "one country, two systems" agreement with China is upheld each year for the US government to continue to afford Hong Kong with a special trade status.*
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President Donald Trump signed a bill supporting human rights in Hong Kong. According to Business Insider, the decision angered President Xi Jinping and stalled trade deal efforts. A source close to Trump’s negotiating team said China may not sign a “phase-one” deal until the end of the year....

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