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Senators Propose Giving Hong Kong Residents Priority as Refugees

(Bloomberg) — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators is proposing giving refugee status to Hong Kong residents at risk of persecution by the government for taking part in protests.

Marco Rubio sitting at a table: Senator Marco Rubio in Washington, D.C. on June 10, 2020.© Bloomberg Senator Marco Rubio in Washington, D.C. on June 10, 2020.
The legislation was introduced Tuesday in response to the government in Beijing adopting a new national security law that asserts broad new powers over Hong Kong to rein in critics.

Marco Rubio sitting at a table: Senator Marco Rubio in Washington, D.C. on June 10, 2020.

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