Britain’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab making a statement in London on Monday on new UK government powers to levy sanctions against individuals involved in human rights abuse. Photo: UK Parliament’s Parliamentary Recording Unit via AFPBritain’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab making a statement in London on Monday on new UK government powers to levy sanctions against individuals involved in human rights abuse. Photo: UK Parliament’s Parliamentary Recording Unit via AFP
Britain’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab making a statement in London on Monday on new UK government powers to levy sanctions against individuals involved in human rights abuse. Photo: UK Parliament’s Parliamentary Recording Unit via AFP

UK politicians urge use of sanctions on Chinese, Hong Kong officials

  • Conservative Party heavyweights called on British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to use the new ‘Magnitsky Act’ to punish Hong Kong and Chinese officials
  • No Chinese or Hong Kong officials were on the first batch of 49 names under the sanctions

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Britain’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab making a statement in London on Monday on new UK government powers to levy sanctions against individuals involved in human rights abuse. Photo: UK Parliament’s Parliamentary Recording Unit via AFPBritain’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab making a statement in London on Monday on new UK government powers to levy sanctions against individuals involved in human rights abuse. Photo: UK Parliament’s Parliamentary Recording Unit via AFP
Britain’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab making a statement in London on Monday on new UK government powers to levy sanctions against individuals involved in human rights abuse. Photo: UK Parliament’s Parliamentary Recording Unit via AFP
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