The United States House of Representatives has cleared few Hong
Kong-related sanctions, in response to the Chine move to impose a security law on
The law, which is intended to deter people of Hong Kong from
organizing any protest against China, has been condemned by several western
countries including the US and the UK.
The Hong Kong police have made several arrest using the controversial
The law will be forwarded to the US Senate for their approval
and later it will be sent to the Oval Office for the approval of the President.
It is less likely to get rejected by the US Senate and the White
house, as both are in favour of the decision to impose tough action against China.
Meanwhile, the United Kingdom – which handed over Hong Kong
to China in the year 1997 – has offered support to the people of Hong Kong. They
have said that China has breached the agreement they reached with them when they
handed over the territory to the communist country.
As per the agreement, Chine is supposed to respect the sovereignty
of Hong Kong and to rule the country in accordance with a one-country-two-system
China has reacted strongly against the west. They have warned for serious retaliatory actions.
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