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China notes Trump comment on Hong Kong -foreign ministry

Reuters | Beijing | Updated: 15-08-2019 17:46 IST | Created: 15-08-2019 17:42 IST
China notes Trump comment on Hong Kong -foreign ministry
United States President Donald Trump (File photo) Image Credit: ANI

China has noted U.S. President Trump's comment that Beijing needs to resolve the crisis in Hong Kong on its own, the foreign ministry said in a statement on Thursday.

Ten weeks of increasingly violent confrontations between police and demonstrators have plunged the international business hub into its worst crisis since it reverted from British to Chinese rule in 1997.

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