Highlights of Xi's speech marking HK's 20th return anniversary
Updated: 2017-07-02 14:33
President Xi Jinping delivered a speech at a meeting on Saturday celebrating the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the motherland and the inaugural ceremony of the fifth-term government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Here are the highlights of Xi's speech:
A review of history: An extraordinary journey leading to today
It was not until the Communist Party of China led the Chinese people to victory in a dauntless and tenacious struggle for national independence and liberation and founded New China that the Chinese people truly stood up and blazed a bright path of socialism with distinctive Chinese features.