Senator Kevin Cramer talks to reporters on Capitol Hill on June 9. Photo: APSenator Kevin Cramer talks to reporters on Capitol Hill on June 9. Photo: AP
Senator Kevin Cramer talks to reporters on Capitol Hill on June 9. Photo: AP

US bill to punish Beijing over Hong Kong national security law blocked by Republican senator at White House request

  • North Dakota’s Kevin Cramer is holding up bill he co-sponsored to punish Beijing for undermining Hong Kong’s independence
  • Last-minute change was to allow administration push for changes to Hong Kong Autonomy Act
Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Senator Kevin Cramer talks to reporters on Capitol Hill on June 9. Photo: APSenator Kevin Cramer talks to reporters on Capitol Hill on June 9. Photo: AP
Senator Kevin Cramer talks to reporters on Capitol Hill on June 9. Photo: AP
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