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Reports: China passes national security law for Hong Kong

Seattle Times Tuesday, 30 June 2020 ()
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong media are reporting that China has approved a contentious law that would allow authorities to crack down on subversive and secessionist activity in Hong Kong, sparking fears that it would be used to curb opposition voices in the semi-autonomous territory. The South China Morning Post newspaper and public broadcaster […]
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China's National Security Law for Hong Kong came into effect and the first arrest under the new law has also been made. Protests have broken out in Hong Kong, with many arguing that this brings an end to the 'one country, two systems' arrangement. The law establishes four new offences of secession,...

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