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Canada halts Hong Kong consulate staff travel after UK case

Seattle Times Friday, 23 August 2019
HONG KONG (AP) — The Canadian Consulate in Hong Kong says it has suspended local staff from travelling outside the city including to mainland China. The move comes after the Chinese government said a British Consulate employee has been detained after he went to the neighboring mainland city of Shenzhen. In a statement Friday, the […]
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News video: China confirms detention of employee of British consulate in Hong Kong

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A Chinese national working at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained in China's border city of Shenzhen for violating the law, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Wednesday, likely worsening already strained ties between Beijing and London. Emer McCarthy reports.

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