The European Union has issued a statement voicing its concern over the delay to the Legislative Council elections in Hong Kong. Photo: DPAThe European Union has issued a statement voicing its concern over the delay to the Legislative Council elections in Hong Kong. Photo: DPA
The European Union has issued a statement voicing its concern over the delay to the Legislative Council elections in Hong Kong. Photo: DPA

Hong Kong’s global reputation weakened by Legislative Council elections move, European Union says

  • EU issues statement saying Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s decision to postpone vote for a year harms city’s standing as ‘free and open society’
  • Move also calls into question ‘rights and freedoms guaranteed under Basic Law’

Topic |   Legislative Council elections 2020
The European Union has issued a statement voicing its concern over the delay to the Legislative Council elections in Hong Kong. Photo: DPAThe European Union has issued a statement voicing its concern over the delay to the Legislative Council elections in Hong Kong. Photo: DPA
The European Union has issued a statement voicing its concern over the delay to the Legislative Council elections in Hong Kong. Photo: DPA
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