HONG KONG-CHINA-POLITICS-DEMOCRACY

Now-outgoing Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying (left) and Zhang Dejiang (right), who is Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, sit cheek-by-jowl at the opening of the Belt and Road Summit in Hong Kong on May 18, 2016. Photo: AFP / Isaac Lawrence

June 30, 2017 2:49 PM (UTC+8)