HONG KONG—China rolled back the autonomy of Hong Kong’s governance that’s been in place since the city’s handover from British colonial rule, with the imposition of a new law that gives Beijing a much stronger hand in policing the city and safeguarding its own authority.

The national-security law’s passage showed the Communist Party’s determination to constrain a Western style of governance that has made the city a center for commerce in East Asia. It capped around two decades of effort to subject Hong Kong to rules that apply…

Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/as-china-national-security-law-looms-hong-kong-activists-disband-11593528117

World news – ZA – China’s Security Law Tightens Vise on Hong Kong

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