NPC | China has the right to 'step in' to Hong Kong election, top official says

China has the right to ‘step in’ to Hong Kong election, top official says

Zhang Dejiang, the head of China's parliament and its leading official on Hong Kong issues, also warned the city not to allow politics to dominate everyday life

March 7, 2017 4:40 AM (UTC+8)
This month's leadership election is the first since mass pro-democracy street protests rocked Hong Kong in late 2014. Photo: Agence France-Presse.
This month's leadership election is the first since mass pro-democracy street protests rocked Hong Kong in late 2014. Photo: Agence France-Presse.