Beijing imposed the national security law on Hong Kong in June 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung
Beijing imposed the national security law on Hong Kong in June 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung

Top Beijing official urges Hong Kong government to amend city laws to align them with ‘overriding’ national security legislation

  • Xia Baolong, director of State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office, also underscores dual mechanism of national security law
  • He says Beijing has spelled out ways for successful implementation of law, and that central government will help to tackle ‘intractable problems’

Beijing imposed the national security law on Hong Kong in June 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung
Beijing imposed the national security law on Hong Kong in June 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung
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