Hong Kong’s leader has special ‘overriding power’ over executive, legislature and judiciary – top official

Beijing’s top liaison official Zhang Xiaoming has said Hong Kong’s chief executive has an “overriding power” above all administrative, legislative and judicial organs in the government, and that the separation of the three powers “is not suitable” for Hong Kong. “The political system in the HKSAR is an administrative-oriented system under the direct jurisdiction of […]