The new sanctions were revealed when US Secretary of State Antony Blinken updated a report required under the Hong Kong Autonomy Act. Photo: Getty Images The new sanctions were revealed when US Secretary of State Antony Blinken updated a report required under the Hong Kong Autonomy Act. Photo: Getty Images
The new sanctions were revealed when US Secretary of State Antony Blinken updated a report required under the Hong Kong Autonomy Act. Photo: Getty Images

Washington imposes new sanctions against 24 officials over Hong Kong electoral overhaul

  • US Secretary of State Antony Blinken says the actions of the individuals named ‘have reduced Hong Kong’s high degree of autonomy’
  • The sanctions come on the eve of a high-level meeting in Alaska between Blinken and US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan and China’s top diplomats, Yang Jiechi and Wang Yi

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
The new sanctions were revealed when US Secretary of State Antony Blinken updated a report required under the Hong Kong Autonomy Act. Photo: Getty Images The new sanctions were revealed when US Secretary of State Antony Blinken updated a report required under the Hong Kong Autonomy Act. Photo: Getty Images
The new sanctions were revealed when US Secretary of State Antony Blinken updated a report required under the Hong Kong Autonomy Act. Photo: Getty Images
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