NPR shared some important takeaways about China’s new Security Law.
· “Beijing will set up its own national security agency in Hong Kong beholden only to the mainland”
· “The law applies to anyone, anywhere in the world”
· “Serious national security cases will be tried in mainland Chinese courts, by Chinese judges”
· “The law is designed to quell any dissent in Hong Kong against Beijing’s rule”
According to Biden’s advisory, businesses are at risk from electronic surveillance without warrants and the probability of apprehending of customer and corporate data to authorities.
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