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The truth about China's century of humiliation

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 05:50

CHINA'S leader Xi Jinping, in a July 1 speech to mark the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover, brought up the Opium War, under which a victorious Britain wrested Hong Kong Island from "a weak China under corrupt and incompetent feudal rule".

To underline China's humiliation, he

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