Hong Kong’s former No 2 Anson Chan meets with Mike Pence in Washington as US report criticises Beijing ‘intervention’ in city’s affairs

//Hong Kong’s former No 2 Anson Chan meets with Mike Pence in Washington as US report criticises Beijing ‘intervention’ in city’s affairs

Hong Kong’s former No 2 Anson Chan meets with Mike Pence in Washington as US report criticises Beijing ‘intervention’ in city’s affairs

US Vice-President Mike Pence met with Hong Kong’s former deputy leader on Friday in Washington, the first time such a senior government official has done so since 2014, during the Obama administration.Anson Chan, the former deputy who is now a pro-democracy critic of the Hong Kong government, and opposition lawmakers Charles Mok and Dennis Kwok were in Washington at the invitation of the White House.The three met with a senior National Security Council (NSC) staff member, and Chan had a brief…

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