US President Donald trump announced the announcement of tough measures against China due to the situation in Hong Kong.
During a briefing on may 26, the American leader indicated that Washington is not preparing sanctions, but will present Beijing with “something powerful”.
“I think you will find this very interesting, but I will not talk about it now, I will talk about it in a couple of days,” the American leader said when asked about possible sanctions against China.
At the same time, Bloomberg reported that the US administration is preparing restrictions on Chinese officials and large companies.
The reason for the new US measures may be the Chinese law on national security in Hong Kong, prepared by the Chinese Parliament.
The document has not yet been adopted and, according to the Chinese authorities, will not affect the rights of residents and foreign investors. Also, the project will not affect the autonomy of this special administrative region of the Republic in any way.
However, us national security adviser Robert O’brien has already expressed suspicions that Beijing may be planning to” take over ” Hong Kong.