A view of the central government’s liaison office in Hong Kong, which released a statement condemning critics of the city’s Beijing-backed mass coronavirus testing scheme. Photo: Dickson Lee A view of the central government’s liaison office in Hong Kong, which released a statement condemning critics of the city’s Beijing-backed mass coronavirus testing scheme. Photo: Dickson Lee
A view of the central government’s liaison office in Hong Kong, which released a statement condemning critics of the city’s Beijing-backed mass coronavirus testing scheme. Photo: Dickson Lee

Mainland representatives lash out at critics of mass Covid-19 testing scheme, accusing them of ‘slander’ and ‘despicable behaviour’

  • The central government’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office and Beijing’s liaison office in the city accuse local activists of undermining the testing scheme
  • Linking criticisms to last year’s unrest, HKMAO warns those supporting ‘black violence’ will ‘suffer heavy blows’ under new national security law

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A view of the central government’s liaison office in Hong Kong, which released a statement condemning critics of the city’s Beijing-backed mass coronavirus testing scheme. Photo: Dickson Lee A view of the central government’s liaison office in Hong Kong, which released a statement condemning critics of the city’s Beijing-backed mass coronavirus testing scheme. Photo: Dickson Lee
A view of the central government’s liaison office in Hong Kong, which released a statement condemning critics of the city’s Beijing-backed mass coronavirus testing scheme. Photo: Dickson Lee
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