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China Plans for Mainland Police in HK Rail Station Spark Controversy

A new high-speed rail line that will link mainland China and Hong Kong is drawing criticism over Beijing's plans to place mainland Chinese police officers in the Hong Kong train station. The planned West Kowloon terminus for the railway linking Kowloon and Guangzhou is not scheduled to open until 2018, but this week Hong Kong officials confirmed that Chinese security officers will be allowed to enforce laws inside the station. Critics say the admission by Secretary for Justice...

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