Hong Kong to unveil bill making disrespect of China's national anthem a crime

Hong Kong to unveil bill making disrespect of China's national anthem a crime

Channel NewsAsia - Asia·2019-01-23 10:18

FILE PHOTO: A sunset view of Hong Kong island and Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong, China July 6, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo

HONG KONG: Hong Kong is set on Wednesday (Jan 23) to present a controversial bill to lawmakers that prescribes jail terms of up to three years for anyone disrespecting the Chinese national anthem, a move critics say raises fresh fears over freedom of expression in the city.

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