The Trump administration’s new restrictions come in response to a new national security law that will extend China’s influence over Hong Kong.
The Kwai Tsing Container Terminals in Hong Kong.Credit…Lam Yik Fei for The New York Times
By Ana Swanson June 29, 2020, 6:25 p.m. ET
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration placed new restrictions on U.S. exports of defense equipment and certain high-technology products to Hong Kong on Monday, in response to a new Chinese law aimed at tightening Beijing’s control over the territory.