“The Hong Kong government’s decision to disqualify a dozen opposition candidates for the election and postpone the elections to the legislature is another infringement on the rights of the citizens of Hong Kong,” said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Photo: dpa“The Hong Kong government’s decision to disqualify a dozen opposition candidates for the election and postpone the elections to the legislature is another infringement on the rights of the citizens of Hong Kong,” said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Photo: dpa
“The Hong Kong government’s decision to disqualify a dozen opposition candidates for the election and postpone the elections to the legislature is another infringement on the rights of the citizens of Hong Kong,” said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Photo: dpa

Germany suspends Hong Kong extradition agreement after election delay and amid national security law furore

  • The move follows similar actions by other Western countries, reflecting widespread concern over Beijing’s national security law in the city
  • ‘We have repeatedly made our expectation clear that China lives up to its legal responsibilities under international law,’ Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
“The Hong Kong government’s decision to disqualify a dozen opposition candidates for the election and postpone the elections to the legislature is another infringement on the rights of the citizens of Hong Kong,” said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Photo: dpa“The Hong Kong government’s decision to disqualify a dozen opposition candidates for the election and postpone the elections to the legislature is another infringement on the rights of the citizens of Hong Kong,” said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Photo: dpa
“The Hong Kong government’s decision to disqualify a dozen opposition candidates for the election and postpone the elections to the legislature is another infringement on the rights of the citizens of Hong Kong,” said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Photo: dpa
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