A senior Beijing diplomat in Hong Kong has warned foreign countries not to interfere in Sunday’s Legislative Council election. Photo: Robert Ng
A senior Beijing diplomat in Hong Kong has warned foreign countries not to interfere in Sunday’s Legislative Council election. Photo: Robert Ng

Hong Kong elections: Beijing diplomat ramps up warnings against foreign interference in Legislative Council poll

  • In a rare media briefing at the foreign ministry’s local office, deputy commissioner Pan Yundong also defends Beijing’s overhaul of electoral system
  • ‘We will not allow any foreign forces to make irresponsible remarks with their ulterior motives,’ he says

Topic |   Hong Kong Legislative Council election 2021
A senior Beijing diplomat in Hong Kong has warned foreign countries not to interfere in Sunday’s Legislative Council election. Photo: Robert Ng
A senior Beijing diplomat in Hong Kong has warned foreign countries not to interfere in Sunday’s Legislative Council election. Photo: Robert Ng
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