Hong Kong protests are growing into yet another thorn in relations between China and Britain

//Hong Kong protests are growing into yet another thorn in relations between China and Britain

Hong Kong protests are growing into yet another thorn in relations between China and Britain

Relations between Britain and China are cooling sharply in the wake of the worst political unrest in Hong Kong for decades. While this represents a big political headache for Beijing, the challenge may be even greater for London in the context of its post-Brexit dependence on growing economic ties with fast-growing economies in Asia and beyond.  In recent days, the two candidates running to become the next British prime minister, Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson, have squarely defended the…

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By | 2019-07-05T08:00:13+00:00 July 5th, 2019|World|Comments Off on Hong Kong protests are growing into yet another thorn in relations between China and Britain