Ep.99 Beijing passes national security law for Hong Kong, the U.S.-China conflict intensifies
World Ch. Schedule : WED 20:30 KST
Date : 2020-07-08
The conflict between the U.S. and China has intensified again, following Washington’s decision to withdraw its special status for Hong Kong. The two sides already maintain a sour relationship due to the trade war and over COVID-19. The latest development is expected to bring substantial damage to South Korea, which is uses the city-state as a base for its intermediate trade. We turn to experts to discuss how the bilateral dispute could hamper the security and the economy of the Korean Peninsula and how South Korea should brace for the potential repercussions.