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Emily Lau Discusses a Controversial Bill in Hong Kong

Clip: 06/12/2019 | 2m 52s Video has closed captioning.

In Hong Kong today, violence erupted between police and people protesting the government’s plan to push forward a controversial bill that would allow extraditions to China—a change that could pose human rights risks and jeopardize the U.S. and Hong Kong's current financial relationship. Emily Lau, former chair of Hong Kong’s Democratic Party and opposer of the bill, joins the program.

Aired: 06/12/19

Rating: NR

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