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Hong Kong proper was assigned to the Nanhai commandery (modern-day Nanhai District), near the commandery's capital city ...

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Sep 10, 2017 ... With its own money, passport and immigration channels, and legal system, Hong Kong isn't quite a part of China. But with Chinese flags flying ...

www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-16517764

The former British colony became a special administrative region of China in 1997, when Britain's 99-year lease of the New Territories, north of Hong Kong ...

www.quora.com/Is-Hong-Kong-a-separate-country-or-a-part-of-China

Hong Kong was "taken" by the British under a treaty (signed after China lost a war - one of the two opium wars) and thus "returned" when the terms of the treaty  ...

www.investopedia.com/articles/investing/121814/hong-kong-vs-china-understand-differences.asp

Many recognize Hong Kong as an international financial hub, business center, shopping paradise, and tourist destination but are still unclear about its true ...

qz.com/1012174/the-hong-kong-china-border-shows-all-the-contradictions-of-one-country-two-systems

Jun 27, 2017 ... A 25-mile-long boundary runs in the middle of Shenzhen River, separating Hong Kong from that southern Chinese metropolis, and giving Hong ...

www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/28/how-china-changed-hong-kong-views-city-handover-1997-uk-residents

Jun 28, 2017 ... Hong Kong is preparing to mark the 20th anniversary of the handover of the territory from the UK to China. The moment will bring thousands on ...

www.cnn.com/2014/09/29/world/asia/hong-kong-protest-backgrounder/index.html

Sep 30, 2014 ... Hong Kong, as anyone who has lived or worked in the city knows, is simultaneously China, and not China.

www.huffingtonpost.com/george-chen/hong-kong-is-not-chinese-city_b_5819948.html

In 1997, Hong Kong returned to the People's Republic of China with the promise of a gradual transition to a representative government. In 2010, China raised ...