Protesters turn on the flashlight of their mobile phones as they mark the first anniversary of the anti-government movement and show their opposition to the incoming national security law for Hong Kong, at Yuen Long MTR station on June 12. Photo: Edmond So
Protesters turn on the flashlight of their mobile phones as they mark the first anniversary of the anti-government movement and show their opposition to the incoming national security law for Hong Kong, at Yuen Long MTR station on June 12. Photo: Edmond So

Letters | China’s national security law for Hong Kong is a test of trust on either side

  • Every nation needs a national security law for the protection of its people and its own sovereignty
  • Hong Kong has an independent judiciary and a vocal press to guard its core values of the rule of law, and freedom of speech and assembly

Protesters turn on the flashlight of their mobile phones as they mark the first anniversary of the anti-government movement and show their opposition to the incoming national security law for Hong Kong, at Yuen Long MTR station on June 12. Photo: Edmond So
Protesters turn on the flashlight of their mobile phones as they mark the first anniversary of the anti-government movement and show their opposition to the incoming national security law for Hong Kong, at Yuen Long MTR station on June 12. Photo: Edmond So
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