"We will continue to consistently adhere to the principles of" one country - two systems. " Hong Kong is ruled by Hong Kongs, while Macau is ruled by its inhabitants. We will ensure a high degree of their autonomy, strictly in accordance with the constitution and fundamental norms of the law, ”TASS quoted him as saying.

The President of China is confident that Hong Kong and Macau will successfully develop together with mainland China.

It was previously reported that more than 100 people were detained as a result of riots in Hong Kong.

Anti-government protests continue in Hong Kong for more than ten weeks. Authorities announced a decision to withdraw the extradition bill, which led to riots.