°
Ashburn

The foreign Ministers of EU countries will discuss the situation around Hong Kong

The situation around Hong Kong and European-Chinese relations will be the main theme of the upcoming Friday the video conference of foreign Ministers of EU countries, but the adoption of any decisions is not planned, told reporters on Thursday a senior representative of the EU.

"There will be talks on China, but any decisions or conclusions will not" - said the European official. According to him, the European Ministers will discuss in particular the recent events around Hong Kong and the possible reaction of the EU.

The EU representative also said that the European diplomats discussed this issue with Chinese partners at different levels and expressed his concern about what is happening. "We view the final decision how it will be implemented, and will act appropriately," he added.

Earlier Thursday, the deputies of vsekitajsky meeting of national representatives adopted the "Decision on the establishment and improvement of the legal system and enforcement mechanisms to ensure national security in the special administrative region of Hong Kong." The resolution delegates to the standing Committee of the national people's Congress drafting bill on national security specially for Hong Kong. Previously, the newspaper South China Morning Post, citing an informed source reported that the NPC the PC will need about two weeks to make the law, this means that it can enter into force in August.

The bill has raised the IRE of activists in Hong Kong again began protest actions.