China's foreign Ministry commented on the US threats to impose sanctions against Hong Kong
US threats to impose restrictive measures in respect of Hong Kong in connection with the national security bill as outside interference in China's internal Affairs and undermine China-us trade relations, said Monday the official representative of the Chinese foreign Ministry Zhao Lijiang.
Earlier, U.S. President Donald trump said that Washington intends to review relations with Hong Kong, including-provided autonomy concessions, and threatened to impose sanctions on officials of China and Hong Kong, which, in their opinion, undermine the autonomy of Hong Kong.
"The statements of the heads of States ignored all the facts. These actions are an interference in China's internal Affairs and seriously undermined China-U.S. relations. We Express our strong protest," - said at the briefing, Zhao Lijiang, commenting on trump's words.
He added that Hong Kong is part of China and all its issues are purely an internal matter of China.
The deputies of vsekitajsky meeting of national representatives adopted on may 28, adopted the "Decision on the establishment and improvement of the legal system and enforcement mechanisms to ensure national security in the special administrative region of Hong Kong." The resolution delegates to the standing Committee of the national people's Congress drafting bill on national security specially for Hong Kong. The newspaper South China Morning Post, citing an informed source reported that the NPC the PC will need about two weeks to make the law, this means that it can enter into force in August.
The bill, designed especially for Hong Kong, will include a ban on subversive and separatist activities. He suggests a ban on any kind of incitement aimed at the overthrow of the Central government, as well as terrorism and external interference.