Mainstream public opinion in Hong Kong and all sectors of the community: president Xi's speech guides the people of Hong Kong to unite as one to stop violence and chaos
Xinhua News Agency, Hong Kong, 15 Nov (Reporter Zhou Wenqi)-- on 14 November local time, when Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the 11th meeting of BRICS leaders in Brasilia, he made clear the Chinese Government's solemn position on the current situation in Hong Kong. Mainstream public opinion in Hong Kong and all sectors of the community said on the 15th that President Xi's speech showed the world the firm determination of the central government to safeguard Hong Kong's prosperity and stability and the interests of national sovereignty, security, and development, and will guide the people of all walks of life in Hong Kong to unite as one. We will strengthen our determination to support the SAR Government in fighting violence and chaos.
The editorial of Ta Kung Pao said that President Xi Jinping's speech is the latest analysis and qualitative analysis of the situation in Hong Kong by the central authorities. The three "firm support" and the three "unswerving" in the speech not only have rich connotations, but also put forward a clear direction and proposal for resolving the Hong Kong issue. The Central people's Government has sufficient determination, full confidence and diversified means to solve the problems currently facing Hong Kong. The Central people's Government firmly supports the SAR Government in stopping violence and controlling chaos in accordance with the law, reflecting its respect for "one country, two systems" and its trust in the SAR Government. It is not the sole responsibility of individual departments to fight violence and chaos. It requires the joint efforts of the executive, the legislature and the judiciary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative region (SAR).
The editorial of Hong Kong's Wen Wei Po stressed that on behalf of the Central Committee, President Xi Jinping has put forward clear requirements and guidelines for the prevention of violence and the restoration of order in Hong Kong, has placed high hopes on all sectors of Hong Kong, and has strengthened everyone's confidence in fighting violence and chaos. Let the people of Hong Kong firmly believe that with the unswerving support of the Central people's Government, all sectors of Hong Kong will work together to face the difficulties and will certainly be able to promote Hong Kong to turn the corner. At the same time, President Xi Jinping's strategically, firm and forceful statement also shows that China will not give way on the issue of principle, shattering the illusions of some forces subverting Hong Kong and disturbing China.
A commentary in the Hong Kong Business Daily stressed that President Xi Jinping chose to state the solemn position of the Chinese Government on the current situation in Hong Kong on an international occasion, sending a strong signal to the world that what is happening in Hong Kong at present is a radical and violent crime. Let the world have a clearer view of the essence of the social turmoil in Hong Kong. There is the strongest backing of the country and the full support of the Central people's Government. I believe that the Chief Executive of the SAR, the SAR Government, the police force and the judiciary will act more actively and make good use of all legal measures to strictly and impartially enforce the law. And mobilize the wider public opinion, do everything possible to stop the violence and control the uprising and restore order.
Tang Yingnian, member of the standing Committee of the National Committee of the Chinese people's political Consultative Conference and chairman of the Hong Kong Friendship Association, said that President Xi Jinping's speech has given encouragement and encouragement to all circles in Hong Kong, has provided key support for Hong Kong to deal with the current difficulties and regain harmony and stability, and will give full play to all its abilities. We will make the greatest efforts for the three "firm support" and the three "unswerving" mentioned in President Xi Jinping's speech.
Tan Yaozong, member of the standing Committee of the National people's Congress, said: this speech reflects that President Xi Jinping is very concerned about the situation in Hong Kong and has clearly pointed out the problems and solutions facing Hong Kong at present, and that all forces should be mobilized within the Hong Kong Special Administrative region. To use more powerful means to stop violence and chaos in accordance with the law.
Chen Yong, deputy to the Hong Kong National people's Congress and vice chairman of the Hong Kong Democratic Alliance for the Betterment of Hong Kong (DAB), said: President Xi Jinping's speech proves that President Xi, the Central Government and the vast number of mainland compatriots are the strongest. With such strong support, people from all walks of life in Hong Kong have greater confidence and courage to fight violence and chaos and safeguard the prosperity, stability and social order of Hong Kong.
Wu Qiubei, deputy to the Hong Kong National people's Congress and president of the Hong Kong Federation of Trade unions, said: the purpose of President Xi Jinping's speech is to tell the world that the central government firmly trusts and supports the SAR Chief Executive and the SAR Government. He also warned the opposition and external forces that with the support of the central government, the political plots of thugs, opposition, and foreign forces against China and Hong Kong are doomed to succeed.
Liang Zhixiang, member of the National Committee of the Chinese people's political Consultative Conference and member of the Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative region, said that it is very important for President Xi Jinping to "firmly support the Hong Kong judiciary in punishing violent criminals in accordance with the. If the court makes a deterrent verdict on cases of violent violations, I believe it will alert more people and thus put an end to the violence and restore order.
Wu Liangxing, a deputy to the Hong Kong National people's Congress, stressed that the rule of law is the core value of Hong Kong. Hong Kong must attach importance to the rule of law, uphold the rule of law, and make good use of the rule of law.
Wei Mingde, a member of the National Committee of the Chinese people's political Consultative Conference in Hong Kong, said that as President Xi Jinping said, stopping violence and restoring order is the most urgent task for Hong Kong at present. As a matter of fact, this is also the common aspiration of the people of Hong Kong. If Hong Kong is to achieve prosperity and stability, the first and foremost condition is to stop violence and to uphold the rule of law.
Deng Fei, director of the National Hong Kong and Macao Research Association, said that President Xi Jinping's speech reiterated to the world the solemn commitment of the central government to implement the principle of "one country, two systems." It shows the high confidence of the central government in dealing with the current problems facing Hong Kong under the framework of "one country, two systems". At the same time, this speech also shows that fighting violence and rioting is not the responsibility of a single department, but requires the joint efforts of various organizations and all sectors of the community in Hong Kong.
Wu Xuyang, member of the National Committee of the Chinese people's political Consultative Conference in Hong Kong, said: the daily lives of the people of Hong Kong have been seriously affected, and it is difficult to protect the basic rights and freedoms of work, shopping, education, and so on. Therefore, in accordance with President Xi Jinping's demands, we must resolutely stop and punish acts that undermine the rule of law and human rights in Hong Kong and challenge the bottom line of the principle of "one country, two systems."
Huang Yinghao, convenor and lawyer of the "Alliance for the Guardian of Hong Kong," said that President Xi Jinping's speech clearly defined the incident of amending laws in Hong Kong, and described the suppression of violence and the restoration of order as "the most urgent task for Hong Kong at present." This puts forward a clear request for concerted efforts to solve the current predicament in Hong Kong. I believe it will help all departments of the SAR Government to unify their understanding and work together to curb violence.