Zheng Yanxiong, director of the Office for Safeguarding National Security, speaks at the forum’s opening ceremony. Photo: Handout Zheng Yanxiong, director of the Office for Safeguarding National Security, speaks at the forum’s opening ceremony. Photo: Handout
Zheng Yanxiong, director of the Office for Safeguarding National Security, speaks at the forum’s opening ceremony. Photo: Handout

National security law: Beijing lays down new to-do list for Hong Kong judges, civil servants and law enforcement officers

  • At high-powered forum on national security legislation, top mainland Chinese officials cite international law to justify such aspects as detaining offenders without bail
  • ‘No excuse’ for officials not to do their jobs, says central government’s national security chief in Hong Kong

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Zheng Yanxiong, director of the Office for Safeguarding National Security, speaks at the forum’s opening ceremony. Photo: Handout Zheng Yanxiong, director of the Office for Safeguarding National Security, speaks at the forum’s opening ceremony. Photo: Handout
Zheng Yanxiong, director of the Office for Safeguarding National Security, speaks at the forum’s opening ceremony. Photo: Handout
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