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Lam: We have to uphold 'One country, two systems'

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam said that the territory needs to continue implementing the "One country, two systems" policy in order for the current arrangement with Beijing to continue past 2047. special status

Speaking at the Legislative Council, Lam stated that "only if we insist implementing the "One country, two systems" principle and practice it continuously and fully then I think there will be enough grounds for "One country, two systems" to move ahead smoothly and there would be no change after 2047," when Hong Kong's special status is set to expire.

Hong Kong has been experiencing seven months of protests sparked by a controversial extradition bill.

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