Union Jack flags are seen in front of the Elizabeth Tower, known as Big Ben, beside the Houses of Parliament in London. Photo: AP
Union Jack flags are seen in front of the Elizabeth Tower, known as Big Ben, beside the Houses of Parliament in London. Photo: AP

British MPs call for sanctions on Hong Kong, Chinese officials over breaches of handover agreement

  • Backbenchers question why Britain has not joined the US in imposing sanctions over the national security law and other challenges to Hong Kong’s autonomy
  • British government has faced criticism for its speed in introducing sanctions after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine this year

Union Jack flags are seen in front of the Elizabeth Tower, known as Big Ben, beside the Houses of Parliament in London. Photo: AP
Union Jack flags are seen in front of the Elizabeth Tower, known as Big Ben, beside the Houses of Parliament in London. Photo: AP
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