In the lead-up to the crucial vote, a group of about 300 demonstrators gathered outside the Legislative Council at Tamar to watch a live broadcast of the meeting inside. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong’s controversial China rail checkpoint bill finally passed by lawmakers amid protests, delays and expulsions

Long-debated plan at last gets green light for rail station border checkpoint that will see mainland Chinese laws enforced on Hong Kong soil for first time

Topic |   Hong Kong high-speed rail

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In the lead-up to the crucial vote, a group of about 300 demonstrators gathered outside the Legislative Council at Tamar to watch a live broadcast of the meeting inside. Photo: Dickson Lee
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