US President Donald Trump is behind in the polls and facing a difficult task to be re-elected in November. That could spell trouble for Hong Kong. Photo: BloombergUS President Donald Trump is behind in the polls and facing a difficult task to be re-elected in November. That could spell trouble for Hong Kong. Photo: Bloomberg
US President Donald Trump is behind in the polls and facing a difficult task to be re-elected in November. That could spell trouble for Hong Kong. Photo: Bloomberg

Bitter Trump could punish China and Hong Kong in event of US election defeat, sanctions expert warns

  • Elizabeth Rosenberg, former senior adviser to US Treasury Department, says lame-duck administration could lash out
  • Aggressive actions could be ‘grenade you throw as you’re walking out the door’

Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020
US President Donald Trump is behind in the polls and facing a difficult task to be re-elected in November. That could spell trouble for Hong Kong. Photo: BloombergUS President Donald Trump is behind in the polls and facing a difficult task to be re-elected in November. That could spell trouble for Hong Kong. Photo: Bloomberg
US President Donald Trump is behind in the polls and facing a difficult task to be re-elected in November. That could spell trouble for Hong Kong. Photo: Bloomberg
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