Beijing hails mass arrest of democrats in Hong Kong, says they sought to ‘undermine China’s stability and security’

China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the China Liaison Office in Hong Kong voiced “firm support” for the mass arrest on Wednesday of over 50 democrats who participated in a primary election last July. The arrests were a necessary measure to stop “external forces and individuals colluding to undermine China,” said Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua […]