A protester displays a placard to support democracy advocate Jimmy Lai outside Hong Kong‘s Court of Final Appeal. Photo: AP A protester displays a placard to support democracy advocate Jimmy Lai outside Hong Kong‘s Court of Final Appeal. Photo: AP
A protester displays a placard to support democracy advocate Jimmy Lai outside Hong Kong‘s Court of Final Appeal. Photo: AP

Antony Blinken criticises China and Russia in interview, weighs new sanctions against North Korea

  • The US Secretary of State took issue with Beijing’s actions in Hong Kong, and said the US should accept people fleeing the crackdown in the city
  • Blinken also told NBC News he was ‘deeply disturbed by the violent crackdown’ on Russian protesters supporting opposition leader Navalny

Topic |   US-China relations
A protester displays a placard to support democracy advocate Jimmy Lai outside Hong Kong‘s Court of Final Appeal. Photo: AP A protester displays a placard to support democracy advocate Jimmy Lai outside Hong Kong‘s Court of Final Appeal. Photo: AP
A protester displays a placard to support democracy advocate Jimmy Lai outside Hong Kong‘s Court of Final Appeal. Photo: AP
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