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UN experts urge review of Hong Kong security law; say arrests ‘incompatible’ with human rights and int’l law

Four United Nations international rights experts have urged the Hong Kong authorities to launch an independent review of the Beijing-imposed national security law, saying it is “incompatible” with international standards of rights and civil liberties. The government has rejected the criticism, saying that rights and freedoms “are not absolute.” The experts’ statement on Tuesday said […]