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London weighs backing HK against its trade with China

UK on collision course with China over Hong Kong, but is heavily reliant on bilateral trade

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Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has said London plans to phase out Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei from Britain's 5G networks in three years.

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BRITISH Prime Minister Boris Johnson has a delicate balancing act to handle. On the one hand, he is committed to backing Hong Kong's freedom; on the other, he knows he needs to maintain good economic relations with China.

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