Visitors pose for photos outside Apec Haus in Papua New Guinea in November, with the USS Green Bay anchored just offshore in Port Moresby. Photo: AP

China rejects US request for American warships to visit Hong Kong as protests rock city

  • Amphibious dock landing ship USS Green Bay was expected to stop in Hong Kong on Saturday, while guided missile cruiser USS Lake Erie planned port call in September
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Visitors pose for photos outside Apec Haus in Papua New Guinea in November, with the USS Green Bay anchored just offshore in Port Moresby. Photo: AP
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US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at Morristown Municipal Airport in New Jersey on Tuesday. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump claims China moving troops to Hong Kong border, citing US intelligence

  • US president posts on Twitter, urging calm as clashes continue between protesters and authorities
  • Trump earlier called situation in Hong Kong ‘tricky’ and said he hoped ‘nobody gets killed’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at Morristown Municipal Airport in New Jersey on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
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