Alex Lo
Alex Lo
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

My Take by Alex Lo

Anson Chan’s US visit highlights hypocrisy of localists

  • They back the former chief secretary on her mission to encourage Americans to interfere in Hong Kong, but slam the Taiwanese mayor who spoke to mainland officials on trips to the city and Macau

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Anson Chan was Hong Kong’s chief secretary before and after its 1997 handover to Chinese rule. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong’s former No 2 Anson Chan urges Americans who do business in city to protest proposed change in fugitive transfer law

  • Concerns must be voiced ‘before it is too late’, she tells the Heritage Foundation think tank in Washington
  • Says Hong Kong’s basic freedoms are progressively being whittled away
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Anson Chan was Hong Kong’s chief secretary before and after its 1997 handover to Chinese rule. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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