Respond to China Hong Kong power grab?China legislature on Thursday approved a controversial national security law that gives the mainland government new powers to police subversion and foreign intervention in Hong Kong. Critics of the new law say it a violation of the “one country, two systems” agreement that has granted Hong Kong certain levels of autonomy like its own police force and judicial system since the island became part of China in 1997 after more than a century of British rule. The deal, announced at parallel press conferences in Oslo and Copenhagen on Friday afternoon, showed Sweden has failed in its diplomatic efforts to be included in the first stage of a Nordic travel bubble.
Very interesting hub Violetterose. We have a hibiscus shrub that grows two different flowers on the one plant. One flower is red and traditional hibiscus shape and the other is a salmon colour shaped like the schizopetalus above. “One of the things every human being must be able to do: Breathe. So simple. So basic.
Hubber W. R. Shinn is excited about his first installment in his Jake and Rebekah series. You can unsubscribe at any time.Thank you for subscribingWe have more newslettersShow meSee ourprivacy noticeA courageous mum of five has tragically died of Covid 19 after seven weeks spent alone in hospital.Brave Karen Birtwell, 42, suffered asthma since the age of 13.She was rushed to hospital on April 5 due to shortness of breath but her family say they never believed she would be in a life threatening situation.After her condition deteriorated rapidly Karen was put on a ventilator.Get the latest Scottish news sent straight to your inbox with our newslettersHer heartbroken husband Peter, 39, says the deeply traumatic experience was made worse as he was not allowed to visit his wife while she fought for her life in hospital.On the day of her death, Peter was finally allowed to see her but tragically told doctors she was “completely unrecognisable.”Peter, from Burnley near Manchester, told our sister title the Manchester Evening News (MEN): “This entire experience has been so traumatic.”As a family we’re trying to pull together and we’re doing as well as we can, but it’s been hard.”I was allowed to see her on the day she died after seven long weeks. We had to withdraw treatment because she’d gotten so poorly.Read More”But I couldn’t let her die alone.”Not knowing how she was doing all those days was heartbreaking. I just wanted to know how my wife was doing.”She aged about 20 years in those weeks.