US Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers remarks on the release of the 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report in Washington. Photo: Reuters
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers remarks on the release of the 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report in Washington. Photo: Reuters

US adds national security law to list of concerns as Hong Kong left on annual human-trafficking report’s ‘watch list’

  • But the city government on Friday blasted the report, saying the law’s parameters were clear and dismissing the notion it had served to cow local civil society
  • The 2021 edition also once again took issue with the administration’s failure to pass legislation specifically targeting the crime

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers remarks on the release of the 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report in Washington. Photo: Reuters
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers remarks on the release of the 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report in Washington. Photo: Reuters
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