Beijing slaps down HK separatists to make a strong point
Fri, Nov 11, 2016 - 5:50 AM
Hundreds of HK lawyers wearing black staged a silent protest on Tuesday at the Court of Final Appeal.
WHEN President Xi Jinping of China meets foreign leaders, he tends to recite talking points in a dutiful monotone, diplomats say. But when challenges to China's sovereignty come up - like protests in Hong Kong - he roars to life.