Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong, said Britain did not sell out its former colony by guaranteeing a level of autonomy in the city for only 50 years  - but he regretted not pushing China more on democracy.

Hong Kong handover anniversary: Chris Patten: 'Britain did not sell out Hong Kong - but we should have pushed China more on democracy.'

Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong, said Britain did not sell out its former colony by guaranteeing a level of autonomy in the city for only 50 years - but he regretted not pushing China more on democracy.

‘Are we well governed hell!’ Thatcher era minister blasts ‘catastrophic’ Tory leadership - http://buzznews.co.uk/are-we-well-governed-hell-thatcher-era-minister-blasts-catastrophic-tory-leadership -

‘Are we well governed hell!’ Thatcher era minister blasts ‘catastrophic’ Tory leadership - http://buzznews.co.uk/are-we-well-governed-hell-thatcher-era-minister-blasts-catastrophic-tory-leadership -

Hong Kong is a small place, but its fate will loom large over the 21st century.

Chris Patten: Did Beijing Betray Hong Kong?

Hong Kong is a small place, but its fate will loom large over the 21st century.

末代港督彭定康(Chris Patten)在香港主權移交20周年前夕接受英國廣播公司訪問,表示世界不...

末代港督彭定康(Chris Patten)在香港主權移交20周年前夕接受英國廣播公司訪問,表示世界不...

Hong Kong's Last British Governor Criticizes Beijing 20 Years After Handover

Hong Kong's Last British Governor Criticizes Beijing 20 Years After Handover

China’s Xi swears in new Hong Kong leader as tens of thousands call for democracy https://tmbw.news/chinas-xi-swears-in-new-hong-kong-leader-as-tens-of-thousands-call-for-democracy  Chinese President Xi Jinping swore in Hong Kong’s new leader on Saturday with a stark warning that Beijing won’t tolerate any challenge to its authority in the divided city as it marked the 20th anniversary of its return from Britain to China.Police blocked roads, preventing pro-democracy protesters from getting…

China’s Xi swears in new Hong Kong leader as tens of thousands call for democracy https://tmbw.news/chinas-xi-swears-in-new-hong-kong-leader-as-tens-of-thousands-call-for-democracy Chinese President Xi Jinping swore in Hong Kong’s new leader on Saturday with a stark warning that Beijing won’t tolerate any challenge to its authority in the divided city as it marked the 20th anniversary of its return from Britain to China.Police blocked roads, preventing pro-democracy protesters from getting…

chris patten | Chris Patten – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

Chris Patten – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

Chris Patten, the last British Governor of Hong Kong and a former EU Commissioner for External Affairs, is Chancellor of the University of Oxford.    (http://www.project-syndicate.org/contributor/chris-patten)

Chris Patten, the last British Governor of Hong Kong and a former EU…

Chris Patten on Margaret Thatcher: strength and self-delusion

The second volume of Charles Moore’s biography paints Thatcher as the most partisan and domineering British prime minister since the Second World War. Here, a former minister remembers her premiership.

A British Tragedy in One Act by Chris Patten            - Project Syndicate

A British Tragedy in One Act

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