HK20: Xi Jinping putting stronger emphasis on China’s control over Hong Kong, pro-democracy lawmakers say

Pro-democracy lawmakers have said that Chinese President Xi Jinping put a stronger emphasis on China’s sovereignty over Hong Kong during his visit to the city. A focus of Xi’s speech during the inauguration ceremony for Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Saturday was that “One Country is the root” which comes before “Two Systems,” and that the Basic Law […]