Two Sessions 2020: Beijing sets sights on Hong Kong legal system as part of national security move squib

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday that Beijing would establish a sound legal system and enforcement mechanism for safeguarding national security in Hong Kong.But Li made no reference to the Basic Law, the city’s mini-constitution, in his work report, the first time he has not done so since he took office in 2013.Last year, Li made clear that Beijing would “act in strict compliance with China’s constitution and the Basic Laws of the Hong Kong and Macau special administrative regions”…
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