PBS NewsHour

What China's Hong Kong crackdown says about Xi Jinping

Clip: 07/02/2020 | 7m 49s Video has closed captioning.

Hong Kong is reeling from the impact of a new national security law imposed by the central government in Beijing. After nearly 25 years of relative freedom, residents are confronting a new reality in the semi-autonomous city. And the change has major implications for U.S. foreign policy. Nick Schifrin talks to Susan Shirk, a top State Department official for Asia during the Clinton administration.

Aired: 07/02/20

Rating: NR

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