Hong Kong will move on controversial security law, CY Leung says, as Beijing bars independence activists from LegCo
In this timeline of events at Hong Kong’s Legislative Council, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying is noted as previously hesitant to enact Article 23, a controversial part of Hong Kong’s Basic Law dealing with national security. He now says, “The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region shall enact [the law] on its own. We have not seen anyone advocating independence in the past, but now we see it. This indeed deserves our attention.”
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