Protesters point laser beams at riot police during a stand-off outside Yuen Long MTR station on August 21. Photo: AFP

Most Hong Kong police officers have nothing to fear from an independent probe. What’s the government afraid of?

Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Protesters point laser beams at riot police during a stand-off outside Yuen Long MTR station on August 21. Photo: AFP
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Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu, who went on to win the Kuomintang’s ticket to contest Taiwan’s presidential election next year, waves to the media in Hong Kong on March 22. If Hong Kong could accommodate dissenting pro-independence voices, it could serve as a demonstration to Taiwan of what reunification with the mainland could look like. Photo: AP

Beijing should liberate Hong Kong’s political minorities to win Taiwan over

  • While the localist camp in Hong Kong is a decided minority, and independence will never work in the city, Beijing should accommodate opposition voices in the city, if it wishes to reunify with Taiwan peacefully
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Kaohsiung mayor Han Kuo-yu, who went on to win the Kuomintang’s ticket to contest Taiwan’s presidential election next year, waves to the media in Hong Kong on March 22. If Hong Kong could accommodate dissenting pro-independence voices, it could serve as a demonstration to Taiwan of what reunification with the mainland could look like. Photo: AP
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