US impose sanctions on some Chinese citizens over Hong Kong

The United States has imposed sanctions on a number of Chinese citizens, including the head of the Hong Kong administration, Carrie Lam, according to a statement on the US Treasury website.

In particular, 11 Chinese citizens, including Lam, were included in the sanctions lists related to Hong Kong. All but one person are from Hong Kong. Bloomberg reported earlier that it is expected to impose sanctions against Chinese officials.

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