Amid Hong Kong’s unrest, how China is ‘laying the groundwork’ for intervention

Amid Hong Kong’s unrest, how China is ‘laying the groundwork’ for intervention

AMNA NAWAZ:  So with Chinese forces amassed on the border, tough talk from Beijing, andprotesters not backing down, what now? For that, we turn to Kenneth Lieberthal.He was senior director for Asia on the National Security Council staff during the Clintonadministration.He’s now professor emeritus at the University of Michigan. And Minxin Pei is professor of […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode August 14, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode August 14, 2019

AMNA NAWAZ, PBS NEWSHOUR ANCHOR:  Good evening.I’m Amna Nawaz.Judy Woodruff is away.On the “NewsHour” tonight:The eye of the storm.At a moment of relative calm in Hong Kong, anxiety mounts over how Beijing will respondto the pro-democracy protestors.Then, warning signs.The stock market plunges amid a rollercoaster of volatility.Where is the U.S. economy headed, and what are […]

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