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Hong Kong security law will not be retroactive: Chinese official

Reuters Monday, 15 June 2020 ()
Hong Kong's national security legislation will not punish people retroactively, a senior Chinese official said on Monday, touching on a key question raised by local residents, diplomats and foreign investors over the controverisal law.
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