Statement by the President on Signing Legislation Regarding United States Policy Toward Hong Kong
I signed these bills out of respect for President Xi, China, and the people of Hong Kong. They are being enacted in the hope that leaders and representatives of China and Hong Kong will be able to amicably settle their differences leading to long term peace and prosperity for all.
NOTE: The statement referred to S. 1838 and S. 2710, which were approved November 27 and assigned Public Law Nos. 116-76 and 116-77, respectively.
Donald J. Trump, Statement by the President on Signing Legislation Regarding United States Policy Toward Hong Kong Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/335072