United Kingdom  

China plans national security laws for Hong Kong after last year's unrest

Reuters Thursday, 21 May 2020 ()
China will propose national security laws for Hong Kong in response to last year's often violent pro-democracy protests that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since it returned to Chinese rule in 1997, state news agency Xinhua said.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Reuters - Politics - Published
News video: China says to impose security laws on Hong Kong

China says to impose security laws on Hong Kong 01:29

China says it intends to impose a national security law on Hong Kong, which risks sparking renewed unrest. Lucy Fielder reports.

Related videos from verified sources

Foreign Secretary: China's new laws are a 'clear violation' [Video]

Foreign Secretary: China's new laws are a 'clear violation'

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has said China's proposed national security law for Hong Kong would be a "clear violation" of their international obligations, and the Government will look to provide a..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:05Published
China Asks State Firms to Halt Purchases of US Pork and Soybeans [Video]

China Asks State Firms to Halt Purchases of US Pork and Soybeans

The move comes after Washington announced it would eliminate special treatment to Hong Kong to punish Beijing.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:03Published

Related news from verified sources

China plans national security laws for Hong Kong after last year's unrest: sources

China will propose national security laws for Hong Kong in response to last year's often violent pro-democracy protests that plunged the city into its deepest...
Reuters

U.S. to react strongly if China makes move on Hong Kong: Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States would react strongly if China follows through on plans to impose new national security legislation...
Reuters


Tweets about this