Protesters in Hong Kong on Thursday night could be seen waving pictures featuring the image President Trump recently shared of his face superimposed on the body of Sylvester Stallone’s fictional boxer Rocky Balboa.
The Washington Post reports many protesters in attendance at the “Thanksgiving Rally” were draped in American flags and cheered on Trump.
The president on Wednesday signed legislation affirming the United States’s support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
Protesters flooded the streets of Hong Kong shortly after the bill was signed in Washington.
The legislation made its way to Trump’s desk quickly after it cleared both the House and Senate with veto-proof majorities.
The legislation imposes sanctions on individuals who commit human rights violations in Hong Kong and blocks them from entering the United States.