Why China’s move to bar Human Rights Watch chief from Hong Kong was contrary to the city’s Basic Law

By Sophie Richardson, China Director “In Hong Kong” – this was the repeated and emphatic answer from the immigration officers at Hong Kong International Airport when Kenneth Roth, executive director of Human Rights Watch, asked where the decision had been made to deny him entry to Hong Kong. But Hong Kong and Beijing authorities apparently didn’t manage … Continue reading Why China’s move to bar Human Rights Watch chief from Hong Kong was contrary to the city’s Basic Law