Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from China, says Sec. Of State Pompeo, a move that threatens to stoke US-China tensions. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared Wednesday that Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from China - a landmark decision that will likely escalate already strained U.S.-China relations and which could have serious economic consequences for the global financial hub. Ref. USAToday.
A pause from China vs USA to share scoop from way back when:
Today is: 5th June (GMT), in history on the 5th of June, 1915 AD the following birth happened:
Alfred Kazin: US writer / literature critic (Inmost Leaf)