BEIJING: China on Friday lauded Pakistan and different international locations for talking out for “justice” in a debate of the Third Committee of the seventy fifth UN General Assembly on issues associated to Hong Kong.
Earlier this week, Pakistan had made a joint assertion on behalf of 55 international locations telling the world that Hong Kong’s affairs are an inner matter of China and underscored the significance of not interfering within the home affairs of sovereign states.
“The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is an inalienable part of China, and Hong Kong affairs are China’s internal affairs that brook no interference by foreign forces,” Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Munir Akram had informed the General Assembly’s Third Committee.
“We want to express our appreciation to Pakistan and all these countries for speaking out for justice. Their support once again proved that justice will always prevail and a small number of western countries who attempted to smear China under the pretext of Hong Kong and Xinjiang issues failed again,” stated Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying.
The spokesperson stated that greater than 70 international locations voiced their “support on China’s relevant positions”. She added that thus far 57 international locations have co-signed a joint assertion on Hong Kong-related points and 48 have made the same joint assertion on Xinjiang.
“Pakistan and Cuba have spoken on behalf of these countries in support of China’s formulation and implementation of the law on safeguarding national security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR),” stated Hua.
The spokesperson added that the international locations confirmed help as they consider that the legal guidelines will assist guarantee implementation of “one nation, two techniques, preserve the HKSAR’s prosperity and stability, and guarantee a protected atmosphere for Hong Kong residents’ train of reputable rights and freedom”.