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Beijing hits back after outgoing US envoy says Hong Kong’s freedoms being dismantled

Beijing has lambasted the outgoing senior US diplomat in Hong Kong after he accused the Chinese authorities of dismantling the city’s freedoms and high degree of autonomy through a “chilling” national security law and an electoral overhaul. China’s foreign ministry office in Hong Kong issued a strongly-worded statement hitting back at a farewell speech by […]