US Expresses Concern About Hong Kong Proposed Extradition Law

June 10, 2019 12:00 AM
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The United States has expressed concern about proposed amendments to Hong Kong laws that would allow crime suspects to be extradited to mainland China for prosecution. A spokeswoman for the State Department told reporters Monday that peaceful demonstrations of hundreds of thousands in Hong Kong on Sunday clearly show the public's opposition to the proposed amendments. Hong Kong's leader is determined to push ahead with the controversial amendments. VOA's Zlatica Hoke has more.