Latest News Wires China warns against foreign meddling in Hong Kong

In an article than ran in official state media, China warned against outside forces interfering in Hong Kong's governance. An announcement that an elite pro-Beijing body must vet candidates for leader of Hong Kong is soon expected.

By , Associated Press

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China warned against foreign meddling in Hong Kong's politics Saturday ahead of an expected announcement to recommend highly contentious restrictions on the first direct elections for the leader of the Chinese-controlled financial hub.