Protesters in Hong Kong rallying against a new national security law on July 1, 2020. US lawmakers have nominated Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement for the Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: AFP Protesters in Hong Kong rallying against a new national security law on July 1, 2020. US lawmakers have nominated Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement for the Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: AFP
Protesters in Hong Kong rallying against a new national security law on July 1, 2020. US lawmakers have nominated Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement for the Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: AFP

US lawmakers nominate Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement for the Nobel Peace Prize

  • Nine lawmakers, all from the Congressional-Executive Committee on China, send a letter to the chair of the Nobel Peace Prize committee
  • The letter cites the national security law imposed on the city and says the movement ‘continues to fight against the erosion’ of human rights and democracy

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Protesters in Hong Kong rallying against a new national security law on July 1, 2020. US lawmakers have nominated Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement for the Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: AFP Protesters in Hong Kong rallying against a new national security law on July 1, 2020. US lawmakers have nominated Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement for the Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: AFP
Protesters in Hong Kong rallying against a new national security law on July 1, 2020. US lawmakers have nominated Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement for the Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: AFP
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