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Ex-Singapore chief Lee: After Tiananmen massacre, Hongkongers must learn ‘to love China’ in order to survive

Lee Kuan Yew, the then Singaporean Prime Minister, told British diplomats in 1989 that – although there was a much larger push for Hong Kong democracy after the Tiananmen massacre – China would not accept “a separate, democratically based, Hong Kong identity.” He said the city’s people must learn to love China, newly declassified files revealed. The […]