The M+ museum is slated to open at the end of the year. Photo: K.Y Cheng
The M+ museum is slated to open at the end of the year. Photo: K.Y Cheng

Hong Kong leader vows to protect freedom of expression after pro-Beijing lawmaker asks if new museum will threaten national security

  • New People’s Party vice-chairman Eunice Yung asks city’s leader during session in the legislature if officials will check whether artworks violate security law
  • Carrie Lam responds by saying cultural district operator can determine which works fall outside the category of artistic expression and the hub project has Beijing’s backing

The M+ museum is slated to open at the end of the year. Photo: K.Y Cheng
The M+ museum is slated to open at the end of the year. Photo: K.Y Cheng
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