No external interference in Hong Kong affairs will be tolerated: Chinese FM

XINHUA 發布於 05月24日07:43

Photo taken on Aug. 5, 2019 shows China's national flag and the flag of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) on the Golden Bauhinia Square in Hong Kong, south China. (Xinhua/Wu Xiaochu)

BEIJING, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong affairs are China's internal affairs, and no external interference will be tolerated, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Sunday.

Wang made the remarks in response to a question on national security legislation for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, at a press conference on the sidelines of the annual national legislative session.  ■