Beijing has reacted angrily to the UK offering a path to citizenship for Hongkongers. Photo: Nora Tam
Beijing has reacted angrily to the UK offering a path to citizenship for Hongkongers. Photo: Nora Tam

Beijing threatens to stop recognising Hong Kong BN(O) passports in retaliation for British offer to city residents

  • Central government lashes out at London move paving the way for millions of Hongkongers to settle in Britain
  • Beijing response will do little to put off those wanting to emigrate, say observers who see UK’s offer as more generous than expected

Beijing has reacted angrily to the UK offering a path to citizenship for Hongkongers. Photo: Nora Tam
Beijing has reacted angrily to the UK offering a path to citizenship for Hongkongers. Photo: Nora Tam
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