US President Donald Trump arriving at the news conference Tuesday in the Rose Garden at the White House, at which he announced new measures against China over its actions against Hong Kong. Photo: ReutersUS President Donald Trump arriving at the news conference Tuesday in the Rose Garden at the White House, at which he announced new measures against China over its actions against Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump arriving at the news conference Tuesday in the Rose Garden at the White House, at which he announced new measures against China over its actions against Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters

US President Donald Trump signs Hong Kong Autonomy Act, and ends the city’s preferential trade status

  • New law is the latest salvo from a united Washington as it retaliates against Beijing for further eroding Hong Kong’s autonomy
  • The executive order means ‘Hong Kong will now be treated the same as mainland China’, the US president says
Topic |   US-China relations
US President Donald Trump arriving at the news conference Tuesday in the Rose Garden at the White House, at which he announced new measures against China over its actions against Hong Kong. Photo: ReutersUS President Donald Trump arriving at the news conference Tuesday in the Rose Garden at the White House, at which he announced new measures against China over its actions against Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump arriving at the news conference Tuesday in the Rose Garden at the White House, at which he announced new measures against China over its actions against Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters
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