Britain has voiced concern over Hong Kong’s new national security law being used for political persecution, should fugitives be returned to the city. Photo: AFPBritain has voiced concern over Hong Kong’s new national security law being used for political persecution, should fugitives be returned to the city. Photo: AFP
Britain has voiced concern over Hong Kong’s new national security law being used for political persecution, should fugitives be returned to the city. Photo: AFP

National security law: Britain will be haven for protest fugitives, Hong Kong officials and politicians say ahead of extradition deal suspension

  • Exco member Regina Ip warns any action by Britain will be mutual, affecting the handover of criminals between both jurisdictions
  • Criticism comes ahead of expected announcement by British officials after foreign secretary indicates plan

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Britain has voiced concern over Hong Kong’s new national security law being used for political persecution, should fugitives be returned to the city. Photo: AFPBritain has voiced concern over Hong Kong’s new national security law being used for political persecution, should fugitives be returned to the city. Photo: AFP
Britain has voiced concern over Hong Kong’s new national security law being used for political persecution, should fugitives be returned to the city. Photo: AFP
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