David Wilson speaks of his encounter with Xi Jinping’s father in 1979. Photo: AFP

David Wilson reflects on his time as former governor of Hong Kong: ‘It was the most worthwhile job in the world’

Penultimate colonial governor David Wilson remembers meeting Xi Jinping’s ‘extremely interesting’ father, drafting the Sino-British Joint Declaration and his confidence that China will keep its promises

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David Wilson speaks of his encounter with Xi Jinping’s father in 1979. Photo: AFP
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