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China slams ‘double blasphemy’ by UK, US and EU, says calls for release of democrats ‘trampling on the rule of law’

China has hit back at calls from the US, UK and EU for the release of prominent pro-democracy activists jailed last Friday over a peaceful, unauthorised assembly in 2019. Beijing’s representative office in Hong Kong called the comments from other countries “unreasonable criticism” and “malicious smearing” in a statement on Sunday. “The spokesperson from the […]