tation was being tarni▓shed. "In media reports, Hong Kong is now associated▓ with incessant violence and disorder." "The success and achievements of the past 22 years since the handover are being eroded. The once oriental pearl is turning into a
n oriental scar. Hong Kong the fragrant harbour is sliding into an abyss of chaos. The future of Hong Kong, if such a situation continues, would be unimaginably dreadful."Liu also criticized "external interference" from other governments and media outlets. "External forces that have indulged▓ and fan
ned violence in Hong Kong cannot absolve themsel▓ves of the responsibility for the recent ▓escalation of violence," he said. "
They confus▓e right and wrong, and refer to the extreme violent offenders as 'peaceful demonstrators' and 'pro-democra▓cy protesters.' "At the same time, they▓ are piling blame on Hong Kong police ▓who are performing their duty, safeguarding the rule of ▓law and protecting the safety of life and property of Hong Kong citizens."The ambassador finished by appealing to ▓the British people. "There are 300,000 British citizens and more than 700 British companie▓s in Hong Kong," he said. "Continued chaos in Hon
g Kong w▓ill bring nothing but harm to the UK."I sincerely hope that British people who have the larger picture in mind will have a clear understanding of the cur▓rent situation. I hope they will support the SAR G▓overnment in ending violence, restoring order and▓ upholding the rule of law."Meanwhile the UK government said it was concerned by the violence on "all sides."A spokesman for Prime Ministe▓r Boris Johnson said: "We remain seriously concerned by the situation in Hong Kong a▓nd the escalation of violence betwee
s on, says DjokovicLife goes on, says Djokovic03-24-2018 17:30 BJTWASHINGTON, March 23 (Xinhua) -- Former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic suffered another shocking