Hong Kong's Jitters Just Got Worse

More signals that Beijing may take a hard line in Hong Kong

An honest civil service, political freedoms, an independent legislature. The citizens of Hong Kong think these three elements of their political and civic life are vital to preserving the territory's integrity after the British depart June 30. Many are concerned that China will undermine these institutions. In January, they got plenty more to worry about.

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