The Chinese conspiracy was just completely exposed, and it’s much worse than anyone expected. A high-ranking U.S. official has come out with the truth and people around the world are stunned.
“It has recently come to my attention that the Chinese government has threatened to interfere with the work of American journalists in Hong Kong,” said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in an official statement this week.
“These journalists are members of a free press, not propaganda cadres, and their valuable reporting informs Chinese citizens and the world,” continued Pompeo, noting that change will be on the table of things don’t improve.
Pompeo said that the ‘One Country, Two Systems’ agreement, which is meant to preserve “Hong Kong’s autonomy and freedoms” while also allowing the Chinese government its own territorial jurisdiction, could be up for an assessment.
Already, China has shown that it has an outsized influence on Hong Kong — as proven by the protests that erupted late last year against a bill that would allow extradition from Hong Kong to China.
“Critics feared this could undermine judicial independence and endanger dissidents,” wrote BBC News at this time. Now, with the revelation that China is trying to threaten U.S. journalists in Hong Hong, the concern persists.
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