WORLD China opposes any forces interfering in its internal affairs

WORLD

China opposes any forces interfering in its internal affairs

CGTN

17:28, December 22, 2020

File photo

China expressed firm opposition to any forces or individuals interfering in China's internal affairs in any way, harboring criminals or interfering in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) judiciary, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said on Tuesday in response to "Hong Kong independence" advocator Nathan Law seeking asylum in the UK.

HKSAR is a society under the rule of law, the rights and interests of Hong Kong residents are protected in accordance with the law, and any illegal or criminal act will be punished by law, Wang said.

Law is a criminal suspect wanted by the Hong Kong police. China opposes any forces covering up illegal criminals for political purposes, Wang said, adding that China has warned that lawbreakers begging for external shelter in any way will fail.


Related Stories

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue