China office chief refuses to accept lawmaker’s painting featuring ex-Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping

The director of the China Liaison Office, Wang Zhimin, has refused to accept a painting from a pro-democracy lawmaker featuring former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping. He criticised the use of Deng as a “prop” in the painting. Wang attended a luncheon with lawmakers at the Legislative Council on Monday. He told reporters afterwards that the atmosphere […]