Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activist is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas made in Pennsylvania to Hong Kong police
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One of Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activists is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas to the city's police forces.

Joshua Wong is testifying before Congress on Tuesday and told Business Insider he hopes to urge lawmakers to help prevent US-manufactured riot weapons from being used against Hong Kong's protesters.

Images of the tear gas canisters have circulated on social media showing labels which reveal the weapons were manufactured in Homer City, Pennsylvania, by the company...

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