China’s top legislative body approved the national security law for Hong Kong within 15 minutes of the start of Tuesday’s meeting. Photo: Dickson Lee

National security law: Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam demands international respect for the legislation as it is added to city’s Basic Law

  • National People’s Congress Standing Committee on Tuesday unanimously passed the legislation before President Xi Jinping signed it into law
  • Carrie Lam urges the global community to accept the legislation targeting secession, subversion, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces
Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
China’s top legislative body approved the national security law for Hong Kong within 15 minutes of the start of Tuesday’s meeting. Photo: Dickson Lee
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