Chinese Parliament passes controversial Hong Kong security law

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This new law is expected to come into effect on July 1.

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Published on June 30, 2020 -  00:58
China approves controversial Hong Kong security law
China has approved a controversial new security law for Hong Kong, which many Hongkongers claim will erode the territory's autonomy. Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam refused to discuss the law during a press conference shortly before Chinese authorities approved it.

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