Amid protests, U.S. lawmakers say Hong Kong rules could leak tech to China

FILE PHOTO: Flags of China, Hong Kong and the U.S. fly next to each other along Fenwick Pier, in Hong Kong June 27, 2013. CREUTERS/Tyrone Siu

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A group of U.S. senators asked President Donald Trump’s administration on Tuesday to assess U.S. export rules for Hong Kong, expressing concern China could acquire sensitive technologies because of the city’s special treatment under U.S. law. The Republican and Democratic lawmakers also expressed concern about the use of crowd control equipment against […]

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