Chris Patten, like David Wilson, opposes calls for independence for Hong Kong. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong independence ‘never going to happen’: former governors tell city’s youth to focus on democracy

Patten says calls for independent Hong Kong dilute battle for democracy while Wilson says lack of upward social mobility spurs discontent

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Chris Patten, like David Wilson, opposes calls for independence for Hong Kong. Photo: AFP
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