A Hongkonger was said to have been detained at a special checkpoint on an artificial island of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge within mainland waters. The arrangement was announced by Zhuhai public security bureau but not publicised by Hong Kong authorities. Photo: Nora Tam
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Detention on bridge muddies the waters

  • Arrest of Hongkonger on his way to Macau by mainland authorities has understandably aroused concerns about whose laws apply where
A Hongkonger was said to have been detained at a special checkpoint on an artificial island of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge within mainland waters. The arrangement was announced by Zhuhai public security bureau but not publicised by Hong Kong authorities. Photo: Nora Tam
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