A banner touting the national security law is displayed over the entrance to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The US has criticised Beijing over the law in a recent report. Photo: Sam Tsang A banner touting the national security law is displayed over the entrance to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The US has criticised Beijing over the law in a recent report. Photo: Sam Tsang
A banner touting the national security law is displayed over the entrance to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The US has criticised Beijing over the law in a recent report. Photo: Sam Tsang

Beijing and Hong Kong authorities hit back at US State Department report accusing China of ‘dismantling’ city’s freedoms

  • Both the foreign ministry’s Hong Kong office and the local government have urged the US to keep its nose out of China’s internal affairs
  • The State Department’s ‘2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices’ had criticised Beijing for its imposition of the national security law last year

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
A banner touting the national security law is displayed over the entrance to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The US has criticised Beijing over the law in a recent report. Photo: Sam Tsang A banner touting the national security law is displayed over the entrance to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The US has criticised Beijing over the law in a recent report. Photo: Sam Tsang
A banner touting the national security law is displayed over the entrance to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The US has criticised Beijing over the law in a recent report. Photo: Sam Tsang
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