Police staged anti-riot drills in Shenzhen earlier this month. Photo: Weibo

Police in southern China told to crack down on ‘violent and terrorist activities’

  • Public Security Minister Zhao Kezhi tells officers in province that borders Hong Kong to ‘be on high alert for subversive infiltration’
  • He also urges them to safeguard country’s ‘southern gate’ ahead of 70th anniversary of founding of the People’s Republic of China
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Police staged anti-riot drills in Shenzhen earlier this month. Photo: Weibo
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A reference to Hong Kong by the leaders of the Group of Seven countries in their joint statement has been condemned by Beijing. Photo: Xinhua

China accuses G7 countries of ‘meddling’ in Hong Kong affairs

  • Biarritz meeting ends with statement reaffirming importance of Sino-British Joint Declaration
  • Chinese foreign affairs spokesman says no country has the right to intervene in the city
Topic |   G7

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A reference to Hong Kong by the leaders of the Group of Seven countries in their joint statement has been condemned by Beijing. Photo: Xinhua
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