Hong Kong marks the July 1 anniversary of the city’s handover with a flag-raising ceremony on Thursday morning. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hong Kong marks the July 1 anniversary of the city’s handover with a flag-raising ceremony on Thursday morning. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

July 1 handover anniversary: Hong Kong can reach new heights with renewed commitment to national security and Beijing support, No 2 official John Lee says

  • Acting chief executive John Lee tells officials and dignitaries gathered for 1997 handover anniversary that ‘one country, two system’ is foundation of city’s success
  • July 1 marks twin anniversaries of the city’s handover from British to Chinese rule and Communist Party centenary

Topic |   Hong Kong handover anniversary
Hong Kong marks the July 1 anniversary of the city’s handover with a flag-raising ceremony on Thursday morning. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hong Kong marks the July 1 anniversary of the city’s handover with a flag-raising ceremony on Thursday morning. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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