Thursday, Apr 15, 2021
Focus on the big picture

China says new Hong Kong electoral system law ensures 'stability'

AFP, 30 Mar 2021
China's top decision-making has unanimously approved a sweeping overhaul of Hong Kong's electoral system, creating powers to vet anyone standing for public office and slashing the number of directly elected politicians. A China Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson says that any attempt to "meddle and impose pressure on China" because of this law will fail.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
Related Articles