Some fans of the Hong Kong representative football team have regularly booed March of the Volunteers when played before international matches. Photo: Dickson Lee
Some fans of the Hong Kong representative football team have regularly booed March of the Volunteers when played before international matches. Photo: Dickson Lee
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Hong Kong’s new anthem law: what you can and cannot do

  • New law prohibits use of March of the Volunteers for commercial ends, parodies and significant alterations of the words and score
  • Whether someone is in infraction of the law will often depend on the intent of the person in question

Some fans of the Hong Kong representative football team have regularly booed March of the Volunteers when played before international matches. Photo: Dickson Lee
Some fans of the Hong Kong representative football team have regularly booed March of the Volunteers when played before international matches. Photo: Dickson Lee
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