The Commissioner’s Office of China’s Foreign Ministry has asked consulates in Hong Kong for information on the buildings they use.  Photo: May Tse.
The Commissioner’s Office of China’s Foreign Ministry has asked consulates in Hong Kong for information on the buildings they use. Photo: May Tse.

Consulates in Hong Kong faced with ‘unusual’ request from Beijing for information on their city properties

  • Chinese foreign ministry seeks details on properties used by consulates and international organisations
  • One senior diplomat insists overseas representatives in Hong Kong ‘not obliged’ to share information

The Commissioner’s Office of China’s Foreign Ministry has asked consulates in Hong Kong for information on the buildings they use.  Photo: May Tse.
The Commissioner’s Office of China’s Foreign Ministry has asked consulates in Hong Kong for information on the buildings they use. Photo: May Tse.
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