Officials attend a flag-raising ceremony at Golden Bauhinia Square, in Wan Chai, Hong Kong, on July 1, 2017. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

China’s national anthem and territorial borders are not timeless and unchanging

Philip Bowring says history has a more nuanced tale to tell about the country’s anthem and its territorial boundaries, with both having evolved over time

Topic |   Hong Kong Basic Law

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Officials attend a flag-raising ceremony at Golden Bauhinia Square, in Wan Chai, Hong Kong, on July 1, 2017. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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