Hong Kong, Chinese government infuriated with Berlin. The German foreign minister shook hands with activist Joshua Wong

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Does China need their fainting couch?

silvermidnight

their propaganda portrays him as a dangerous terrorist, so seeing a government official shake his hand kinda shatters that illusion.

glichez

Good. It must irk them to no end that they cannot control the citizens of other countries. Such is the fate of authoritarian governments interacting with freer people.

ParkRat

>There will be negative consequences for bilateral relations INFURIATED

Dozed12

The title is wrong. I don’t think that the City of Hong Kong is infuriated. I think “the city” (it’s people) are mostly delighted.

SimulatedThinker