The report says the proposed extradition bill could expose US citizens in Hong Kong to being handed over to Beijing on false pretences. Photo: AFP
The report says the proposed extradition bill could expose US citizens in Hong Kong to being handed over to Beijing on false pretences. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong extradition bill could pose risk to US national security and economic interests, warns congressional report

  • The US-China Economic and Security Review Commission says the proposed measures mean American citizens could end up being handed over to China for trial
  • The report also suggested the bill, if passed, might provide grounds for the US to re-examine elements of its current relationship with Hong Kong

The report says the proposed extradition bill could expose US citizens in Hong Kong to being handed over to Beijing on false pretences. Photo: AFP
The report says the proposed extradition bill could expose US citizens in Hong Kong to being handed over to Beijing on false pretences. Photo: AFP
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