Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 6 Share on Twitter 1 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
Best Web OpEds    H3'ed 5/26/20

Hong Kong as a British Colony Without a Trace of Democracy is now "Deeply Concerning"

Quicklink Submitted By   1 comment
Become a Premium Member Would you like to know how many people have read this article? Or how reputable the author is? Simply sign up for a Advocate premium membership and you'll automatically see this data on every article. Plus a lot more, too.
Author 500873
Follow Me on Twitter     Message David William Pear
Become a Fan
  (55 fans)

Hong Kong protests
Hong Kong protests
(Image by Gwydion M. Williams)
  Details   DMCA

UK ruled Hong Kong without a trace of democracy or human rights but is now 'deeply concerned' at China's security proposals

By George Galloway

The former British colony – extorted from China as punishment for daring to refuse opium--- was ruled by Britain for 150 years---. 

From Tibet through the Falun Gong, the annual “China Bans Ramadan” canards, to naval and US Bomber Command maneuvers in the South China Sea region, the trade wars and the coronavirus scapegoating, it is becoming difficult to fit them in a single sentence.

---the Trump administration has broken with the US state policy on Taiwan – a [One China] policy made nearly 50 years ago by Richard Nixon---

Pompeo---first hailed the re-election of a “president” in Taiwan. ---a serious violation of the one-China policy.

---deeply concerned about Hong Kong “democracy” and “human rights.”

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.rt.com

 

Rate It | View Ratings

David William Pear Social Media Pages: Facebook Page       Twitter Page       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

David is a columnist writing on foreign affairs, economic, and political and social issues. He is an Associate Editor of The Greanville Post. His articles have been published by OpEdNews, The Real News Network, Truth Out, Consortium News, (more...)
 

Related Topic(s): , Add Tags
Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)
 

To View Comments or Join the Conversation: