August 29, 2019 / 3:06 AM / 3 months ago

China military says will make 'new' contributions to Hong Kong's stability

A Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) soldier guards the entrance to the PLA Hong Kong Garrison headquarters in the Central Business District in Hong Kong, China, August 29, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s military will make even greater ‘new’ contributions to maintaining Hong Kong’s prosperity and stability, state news agency Xinhua on Thursday cited the People’s Liberation Army garrison in the territory as saying.

The military has now completed a routine troop rotation in Hong Kong, with air, land and maritime forces entering the territory, the report added.

Reporting by Ben Blanchard, Huizhong Wu and Gao Liangping; Editing by Shri Navaratnam

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