Ireland suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong

Credit: WorldNews- Published on October 23, 2020
Ireland has suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong due to concerns over national security legislation that Beijing imposed on the semi-autonomous state this summer. China implemented the legislation, aimed at cracking down on anti-mainland sentiment, in Hong Kong in June, a move that led to weeks of civil unrest with...

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