Will the UK take responsibility for the defects in Hong Kong’s handover deal?

In London and Brussels, China’s imposition of a new national security law on Hong Kong has sparked a widespread allegation that it violated the Sino-British Joint Declaration. Signed in 1984, the document declares Hong Kong’s autonomy to be “unchanged for 50 years” under Chinese rule after the 1997 handover. However, upon close examination, the Declaration, […]