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Why the UK is in a 'Brexit bind' over Hong Kong

The UK has to undertake a high-stakes balancing act if it's to cultivate trade ties with China.

Demonstrators flying a colonial-era Hong Kong flag in defiance of the authorities in Hong Kong on Sunday.

RELATIONS between the United Kingdom and China are cooling sharply in the wake of the worst political unrest in Hong Kong in decades. While this represents a big political headache for Beijing, the overall challenge may be even greater for London in the context of its post-Brexit dependence on...