Berlin (dpa) - After the whirl around his meeting with Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, the Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong from Berlin continues to travel to New York. On Twitter, he thanked politicians, journalists and people in Germany for the protests in Hong Kong. Earlier, Wong's encounter with Maas had sparked fierce criticism from the Chinese leadership. Beijing disapproved of the meeting in Berlin, summoned the German Ambassador to the Foreign Ministry and announced consequences for bilateral relations.
Conflicts: Activist Wong leaves Berlin and thanks Germans
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