PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Powerful cyclone batters India, Bangladesh

Clip: 05/21/2020 | 5m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Thursday, about 10 million people in Bangladesh lack electricity in the aftermath of a powerful cyclone. The storm, which also hit coastal India, packed winds of up to 118 miles per hour when it made landfall. Also, China is considering a new security bill that could restrict opposition activity in Hong Kong, after months of pro-democracy protests in the semi-autonomous territory.

Aired: 05/21/20

Rating: NR

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