China says Hong Kong to suspend crime-related agreements with UK, Canada, Australia

The foreign ministry of China said on Tuesday that Hong Kongโ€™s government would put a hold on the agreements with Britain, Canada and Australia regarding the mutual assistance for criminal matters, including extradition.

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin announced in a daily briefing that constituted a great interference in the chinese domestic affairs the fact that the three countries decided to suspend extradition agreements with Hong Kong because of the new security law.

Hong Kong harbour and skyline, seen from Victoria Peak on a rainy night of June 2019 (by Benh LIEU SONG, licensed under the Creative Commonsย Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license)

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-security-china-mofa/china-says-hong-kong-to-suspend-crime-related-agreements-with-uk-canada-australia-idUSKCN24T0UZ

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