Chinese mission to the European Union: firmly oppose the European side’s gossiping about the law enforcement agencies of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in performing their duties in accordance with the law

Brussels, August 10 a spokesman for the Chinese mission to the European Union on August 10 responded to the EU’s statement on Law Enforcement Concerning the maintenance of national security in Hong Kong, saying that he firmly opposes the European side’s gossiping about the law enforcement agencies of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in performing their duties in accordance with the law. < / P > < p > a spokesman for the Chinese mission to the European Union said that the European side gossips about the law enforcement agencies of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in performing their duties according to law and openly interferes in Hong Kong affairs and China’s internal affairs, which China firmly opposes. The spokesman stressed that Hong Kong is a society ruled by law. The law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the people’s Republic of China on safeguarding national security clearly stipulates the respect and protection of human rights and the protection of rights and freedoms, including freedom of speech and the press, in accordance with the law. At the same time, the constitutions of more than 100 countries in the world stipulate that the exercise of fundamental rights and freedoms shall not endanger national security, and the European Convention on human rights has similar provisions. The European side should face up to the objective facts and should not adopt double standards, shield and support criminals.