A new Security Bureau virtual exhibition cites the 2019 social unrest and 2014 Occupy movement (pictured) as evidence of the national security law’s necessity. Photo: K. Y. Cheng A new Security Bureau virtual exhibition cites the 2019 social unrest and 2014 Occupy movement (pictured) as evidence of the national security law’s necessity. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
A new Security Bureau virtual exhibition cites the 2019 social unrest and 2014 Occupy movement (pictured) as evidence of the national security law’s necessity. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

National security law: Hong Kong authorities launch glossy virtual exhibition marking legislation’s first anniversary

  • Security Bureau website makes case that previous lack of national security legislation had left city ‘defenceless’ against unrest in recent years
  • Observers, however, are unconvinced materials will change minds, ‘no matter how beautiful the packaging is’

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
A new Security Bureau virtual exhibition cites the 2019 social unrest and 2014 Occupy movement (pictured) as evidence of the national security law’s necessity. Photo: K. Y. Cheng A new Security Bureau virtual exhibition cites the 2019 social unrest and 2014 Occupy movement (pictured) as evidence of the national security law’s necessity. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
A new Security Bureau virtual exhibition cites the 2019 social unrest and 2014 Occupy movement (pictured) as evidence of the national security law’s necessity. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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