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Factbox: China finally moves towards tougher national security laws for Hong Kong

Reuters Thursday, 21 May 2020 ()
Beijing is moving to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong, it announced on Thursday, following last year's often violent anti-China unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since it returned to Beijing rule in 1997.
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