President Xi Jinping shakes hands with Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s new chief executive. Photo: AFP

President Xi Jinping marks ‘red line’ in warning to Hong Kong on national sovereignty

In a tough speech that also calls for consensus, the president warns that any challenge to Beijing is ‘absolutely impermissible’

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President Xi Jinping shakes hands with Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s new chief executive. Photo: AFP
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