Serbia backs China's national security law for HK in letter to President Xi Jinping

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic expressed its support for China's national security law for Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in a letter sent to Chinese President Xi Jinping. Vucic stressed that Serbia, as an independent country, opposes any actions that attempt to interfere in other countries' internal affairs.

Deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) Thursday voted overwhelmingly in favor of a motion on "Establishing and Improving the Legal System and Enforcement Mechanisms for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) to Safeguard National Security" at the closing meeting of the NPC's annual session.

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Vucic, in the letter, hailed the passage of the measure, saying that Serbia firmly supports China in safeguarding its sovereignty, territorial integrity and national security.

Serbia denounced any efforts that attempt to damage China's reunification, said Vucic while reiterating Serbia's support to China's swift decision on Hong Kong issues.

Both Serbia and China are committed to the basic norms of international law, said the Serbian president. He wished China and the Chinese people, under the leadership of President Xi, will continue to march forward to prosperity.