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Hong Kong is a small place, but its fate will loom large over the 21st century.

Chris Patten: Did Beijing Betray Hong Kong?

Hong Kong is a small place, but its fate will loom large over the 21st century.

Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong, said Britain did not sell out its former colony by guaranteeing a level of autonomy in the city for only 50 years  - but he regretted not pushing China more on democracy.

Hong Kong handover anniversary: Chris Patten: 'Britain did not sell out Hong Kong - but we should have pushed China more on democracy.'

Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong, said Britain did not sell out its former colony by guaranteeing a level of autonomy in the city for only 50 years - but he regretted not pushing China more on democracy.

Hong Kong's Last British Governor Criticizes Beijing 20 Years After Handover

Hong Kong's Last British Governor Criticizes Beijing 20 Years After Handover

Hong Kong 20th Anniversary: Chris Patten, the Last Colonial Governor, Recalls the City’s Handover

Hong Kong's Last Colonial Governor Remembers the Handover

Hong Kong 20th Anniversary: Chris Patten, the Last Colonial Governor, Recalls the City’s Handover

末代港督彭定康(Chris Patten)在香港主權移交20周年前夕接受英國廣播公司訪問,表示世界不...

末代港督彭定康(Chris Patten)在香港主權移交20周年前夕接受英國廣播公司訪問,表示世界不...

China: Hong Kong's Last British Governor Says It's Time to Stop Bowing to Beijing

China: Hong Kong's Last British Governor Says It's Time to Stop Bowing to Beijing

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LONDON: The world is watching Hong Kong as a "test case" of whether Chinese promises mean anything, Britain's last governor said ahead of the 20th anniversary of his tearful departure from the city. Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Hong Kong to mark the anniversary of its handover from British rule on Jul 1, and Chris Patten said Xi should reaffirm Beijing's respect for the city's unique brand of autonomy dubbed "one country, two systems". By and large...

LONDON: The world is watching Hong Kong as a "test case" of whether Chinese promises mean anything, Britain's last governor said ahead of the 20th anniversary of his tearful departure from the city. Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Hong Kong to mark the anniversary of its handover from British rule on Jul 1, and Chris Patten said Xi should reaffirm Beijing's respect for the city's unique brand of autonomy dubbed "one country, two systems". By and large...

China’s Xi swears in new Hong Kong leader as tens of thousands call for democracy https://tmbw.news/chinas-xi-swears-in-new-hong-kong-leader-as-tens-of-thousands-call-for-democracy  Chinese President Xi Jinping swore in Hong Kong’s new leader on Saturday with a stark warning that Beijing won’t tolerate any challenge to its authority in the divided city as it marked the 20th anniversary of its return from Britain to China.Police blocked roads, preventing pro-democracy protesters from getting…

China’s Xi swears in new Hong Kong leader as tens of thousands call for democracy https://tmbw.news/chinas-xi-swears-in-new-hong-kong-leader-as-tens-of-thousands-call-for-democracy Chinese President Xi Jinping swore in Hong Kong’s new leader on Saturday with a stark warning that Beijing won’t tolerate any challenge to its authority in the divided city as it marked the 20th anniversary of its return from Britain to China.Police blocked roads, preventing pro-democracy protesters from getting…

Twentieth anniversary of Chinese rule over Hong KongChinese ...  Twentieth anniversary of Chinese rule over Hong Kong  Chinese President Xi Jinping swore in Hong Kongs new leader on Saturday with a stark warning that Beijing wont tolerate any challenge to its authority in the divided city as it marked the 20th anniversary of its return from Britain to China.  Police blocked roads preventing pro-democracy protesters from getting to the harbor-front venue close to where the last colonial…

Twentieth anniversary of Chinese rule over Hong KongChinese ... Twentieth anniversary of Chinese rule over Hong Kong Chinese President Xi Jinping swore in Hong Kongs new leader on Saturday with a stark warning that Beijing wont tolerate any challenge to its authority in the divided city as it marked the 20th anniversary of its return from Britain to China. Police blocked roads preventing pro-democracy protesters from getting to the harbor-front venue close to where the last colonial…

A British Tragedy in One Act by Chris Patten            - Project Syndicate

A British Tragedy in One Act by Chris Patten - Project Syndicate

Chris Hagan – Magical Folk Tales

Chris Hagan - Magical Folk Tales

Silly Question? Who Loves Hong Kong More: C. Y. Leung or Chris Patten?

Silly Question? Who Loves Hong Kong More: C. Y. Leung or Chris Patten

Silly Question? Who Loves Hong Kong More: C. Y. Leung or Chris Patten?

Your next read should be First Confession. Definitely a great book.  Chris Patten is currently Chancellor of Oxford University. As a British MP (1979-92) he served as Minister for Overseas Development, Secretary of State for the Environment and Chairman of the Conservative Party, being described afterwards as the best Tory Prime Minister we never had (Observer). He is well known for being the last Governor of Hong Kong (1992-7), about which he wrote in East and West (1998). Both that and his…

Your next read should be First Confession. Definitely a great book. Chris Patten is currently Chancellor of Oxford University. As a British MP (1979-92) he served as Minister for Overseas Development, Secretary of State for the Environment and Chairman of the Conservative Party, being described afterwards as the best Tory Prime Minister we never had (Observer). He is well known for being the last Governor of Hong Kong (1992-7), about which he wrote in East and West (1998). Both that and his…

Have you read First Confession already? If not definitely check it out. Right now it is 29% off bookdepository. Chris Patten is currently Chancellor of Oxford University. As a British MP (1979-92) he served as Minister for Overseas Development, Secretary of State for the Environment and Chairman of the Conservative Party, being described afterwards as the best Tory Prime Minister we never had (Observer). He is well known for being the last Governor of Hong Kong (1992-7), about which he wrote…

Have you read First Confession already? If not definitely check it out. Right now it is 29% off bookdepository. Chris Patten is currently Chancellor of Oxford University. As a British MP (1979-92) he served as Minister for Overseas Development, Secretary of State for the Environment and Chairman of the Conservative Party, being described afterwards as the best Tory Prime Minister we never had (Observer). He is well known for being the last Governor of Hong Kong (1992-7), about which he wrote…

Chris Patten - Not Quite the Diplomat - Home Truths World Affairs - Hardcover

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