China’s National flag and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s flag in East Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. Photo: May Tse
China’s National flag and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s flag in East Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. Photo: May Tse

Beijing to ‘improve’ system for ruling Hong Kong, devise ‘legal weapons’ to counter foreign forces

  • Li Zhanshu, chairman of the National People’s Congress, pledges to ‘implement the legal system and enforcement mechanism’ by which the city could safeguard national security
  • He also lauded Beijing’s ‘patriots-only’ overhaul of Hong Kong’s electoral system as having ‘heralded a new age in which the city’s prosperity and stability is secured’

China’s National flag and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s flag in East Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. Photo: May Tse
China’s National flag and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s flag in East Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. Photo: May Tse
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