Risk Watch: A Watershed Moment Nears as the Hong Kong Situation Deteriorates

◎ The CCP, the Hong Kong government, and the Hong Kong police are “pouring oil on fire” by ramping up violent tactics and disinformation operations to suppress the Hong Kong anti-extradition bill protests.

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Geopolitics Watch: The CCP ‘Advances to Retreat’ on Hong Kong

◎ The CCP’s goal of “advancing to retreat” is to calm things down in the city and focus its energies instead on other pressing matters, such as the Sino-U.S. trade war and the 2020 Taiwan presidential election.

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Geopolitics Watch: The US and the CCP Have Reached a Watershed Moment on Hong Kong

◎ How the U.S. and the world respond to the PRC’s statements and actions concerning Hong Kong over the coming days and weeks would determine whether or not the world sees another Tiananmen-style incident.

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