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China eyes tougher national security regime for Hong Kong

Reuters India Friday, 22 May 2020 ()
Beijing is set to impose a new national security law on Hong Kong following last year's often violent anti-China unrest that plunged the city into its deepest turmoil since returning to Chinese rule in 1997.
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A Chinese proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there, raising fears of direct law enforcement and what U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called a “death knell” for the city’s autonomy. Olivia Chan reports.

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