Beijing’s top official in Hong Kong warns foreign powers not to interfere

15-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:23 AM Print This Post

Beijing’s top representative in Hong Kong said on Thursday that any foreign powers that try to use the global financial centre as a pawn will face counter measures, amid escalating tensions between the city and Western governments.

Luo Huining, the director at China’s Hong Kong Liaison Office, was speaking at a ceremony to mark National Security Education Day.

Beijing imposed a national security law on Hong Kong last June that Western governments have condemned as an effort to crush dissent in the former British colony.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-security/beijings-top-official-in-hong-kong-warns-foreign-powers-not-to-interfere-idUSKBN2C2069

 

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