A crucial test for reform

MacFarquhar, Emily
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/24/94, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p56
Discusses how the besieged British governor of Hong Kong, Chris Patten, is conferring in London with his equally embattled boss, Prime Minister John Major, on their endangered plan for promoting democracy in Hong Kong. How China has been vilifying Patten, in low gutter language and high moral tone, for his proposed electoral reforms; Beijing's threats; Support for Patten in opinion polls; More.


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