China says detains employee of British consulate in Hong Kong

Credit: Reuters- Published on August 21, 2019
A Chinese national working at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained in China's border city of Shenzhen for violating the law, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Wednesday, likely worsening already strained ties between Beijing and London.
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Credit: Reuters - Politics
Published on August 21, 2019 -  01:12
China confirms detention of employee of British consulate in Hong Kong
A Chinese national working at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained in China's border city of Shenzhen for violating the law, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Wednesday, likely worsening already strained ties between Beijing and London. Emer McCarthy reports.

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