HONG KONG — Marking a quarter of a century since Beijing regained control of this former British colony, the Chinese leader Xi Jinping urged Hong Kong to show more patriotic fervor and rally around his vision of a strong and unified China as he prepared to prolong its rule.
In a speech Friday concluding a two-day visit to Hong Kong, Mr. Xi declared that the Asian financial hub was once again poised to prosper after Beijing imposed political changes. widely to erase the social unrest that has frequently plagued the city since its handover to China in 1997. The main guarantors of Hong Kong’s future, he says, are faithful love. to the Chinese motherland and allegiance to Communist Party rule.
https://www.wsj.com/articles/chinas-xi-jinping-says-hong-kongs-loyalty-to-beijing-will-ensure-prosperous-future-11656653943 China’s Xi Jinping says Hong Kong’s loyalty to Beijing will ensure a prosperous future