Wang Yang, chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference National Committee, delivers his annual work report in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua Wang Yang, chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference National Committee, delivers his annual work report in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua
Wang Yang, chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference National Committee, delivers his annual work report in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua

Two Sessions 2020: head of China’s political advisory body stresses Hong Kong delegates’ political responsibility, but no mention of local governance principles

  • Wang Yang makes call in annual work report, but omits mention of ‘Hong Kong people governing Hong Kong’ or the city’s high degree of autonomy
  • Chairman also avoids mention of bedrock principle of cross-strait affairs, and decries foreign interference, hitting out at US legislation targeting rights

Topic |   Two Sessions 2020 (Lianghui)
Wang Yang, chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference National Committee, delivers his annual work report in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua Wang Yang, chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference National Committee, delivers his annual work report in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua
Wang Yang, chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference National Committee, delivers his annual work report in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua
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