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China converts HK hotel into security office

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China converts HK hotel into security office

China converts HK hotel into security office

China opened its new national security office in Hong Kong on Wednesday, turning a hotel near a city-center park that has been one of the most popular venues for pro-democracy protests into its new headquarters.

Libby Hogan reports.

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tonightfighttiger RT @emilyrauhala: When your super normal new law requires turning a hotel into a massive, 'national security' office space https://t.co/4PG… 1 day ago