A scuffle erupts at the gate of the Chinese consulate in Manchester amid a demonstration over Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters
A scuffle erupts at the gate of the Chinese consulate in Manchester amid a demonstration over Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters

Beijing says ‘troublemakers’ illegally entered its consulate in Manchester as British and Hong Kong leaders weigh in

  • Man who identifies himself as Hongkonger complains he was dragged into compound grounds and beaten up during protest
  • British foreign minister summons top Chinese envoy to meet and provide explanation for incident

A scuffle erupts at the gate of the Chinese consulate in Manchester amid a demonstration over Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters
A scuffle erupts at the gate of the Chinese consulate in Manchester amid a demonstration over Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters
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