Listen: United States, Iran, Hong Kong discussed on Chad Benson
"Kong's, local government hitting the pause button, Nana, the debate over a Bill, that would allow thirties in the city to extradite suspects to mainland China to face charges. Their chief executive Carrie Lam says it's the temporary halt. I want to stress that the gunman is adopting an open mind to heat comprehensively different views in society to the Bill opponents those, it doesn't go far enough. One leader with Hong Kong civil human rights front says they'll continue protests, and they want lamb's resignation. We have to continue protests in order to get cost up. Yes. Up to by the governments in order to get the expert expedition Bill be withdrawn and also Carolina to step down. Many are concerned that the law would weaken, Hong Kong's independent courts and legal protections rising tensions between Iran and the US continuing following this week's attacks onto oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. President Trump saying that the US has proof that Iran was behind the attacks, the US now considering ramping. Resources further in the region to protect interests were both America and its allies. The Pentagon says following the attacks in sailors offered to board, one of the to stricken ships until the US navy stepped in, according to a US official. The crew of the Japanese owned oil, tanker was back on their ship, when Iranian small boats came alongside, and quote, offered assistance. The ship's, captain said no. But the Iranians kept insisting that they had a tug that could help them. That's when the US has Bainbridge radio, the Iranians and told them that no assistance was required. The official says the Iranians did not try to force himself onto the ship because of the Bainbridge's presence, Lee. Martinez ABC news. The Pentagon, the World Health Organization, says the outbreak in Congo, which spilled into Uganda this week is an extraordinary event of deep concern, but not at the level for them to declare global emergency just yet. You're listening to ABC news. There's nothing like meeting face to face, and there's nothing like zoom to make that happen zoom that you connected. Do business across town.."