Beijing is suspending its review process for requests by US Navy vessels to visit Hong Kong. Photo: AFP

China hits back at democracy act by suspending US military port calls in Hong Kong

  • Beijing says it is also sanctioning US-based NGOs for supporting violence in the special administrative region
  • But moves are not likely to have a big impact on trade talks or military relations with the United States
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Beijing is suspending its review process for requests by US Navy vessels to visit Hong Kong. Photo: AFP
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Teddy Ng

Teddy Ng

Teddy Ng joined the Post’s China desk in 2011, focusing on the nation’s foreign affairs. He is now deputy editor of the section.

Minnie Chan

Minnie Chan

Minnie Chan is an award-winning journalist, specialising in reporting on defence and diplomacy in China. Her coverage of the US EP-3 spy plane crash with a PLA J-8 in 2001 near the South China Sea opened her door to the military world. Since then, she has had several scoops relating to China's military development. She has been at the Post since 2005 and has a master's in international public affairs from The University of Hong Kong.