The remarks came after US President Donald Trump lambasted Bolton's POTUS-related claims in the book, which was rejected by Trump as "a compilation of lies and made up stories, all meant to make me look bad". In the book, excerpts of which were published by three newspapers Wednesday, Bolton alleged that Trump asked Chinese President Xi Jinping for re-election help, voiced support for Beijing's mass incarceration of Uighur Muslims and other minorities and was widely ignorant of the world.
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Among the group still in contention: Sens. Kamala Harris, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, and former national security adviser Susan Rice. Harris and Warren have been viewed as the top contenders for the No. Those are not expected for several weeks. The former president officially endorsed Biden in April after Senator Bernie Sanders, Biden's last serious competitor, dropped out and threw his support behind the former DE senator.
An LGBTQ flag which was hung from the building in late May to mark Pride Month was also removed. The department pointed out that the federal government does not promote donations to specific nonprofit organizations. Pompeo had ordered that only the USA flag should fly from embassy flagpoles. Mr. Harris was appointed to the ambassadorship by President Trump in 2018.
Despite the city's denial, Vince Champion, the southeast regional director of the International Brotherhood of Police Officers, presented a different account: He got calls throughout the night saying officers were calling out and walking off their shift.
Establishing and improving the legal system and enforcement mechanisms for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) to safeguard national security from the national level is an embodiment of the "one country, two systems" and will guarantee a steady implementation of "one country, two systems", as well as safeguarding Hong Kong's prosperity and stability, the spokesperson said .