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Chinese official in Hong Kong says some protest acts "terrorist in nature"

Reuters | Hong Kong | Updated: 25-05-2020 13:23 IST | Created: 25-05-2020 12:52 IST
Chinese official in Hong Kong says some protest acts "terrorist in nature"
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China's Foreign Ministry branch in Hong Kong said on Monday some acts during last year's pro-democracy protests were "terrorist in nature," posing "imminent danger" to China's national security.

Xie Feng, Commissioner of China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong, made his remarks during a speech on proposed national security legislation in Hong Kong.



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