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China’s Xi says full control over Hong Kong achieved, determined on Taiwan

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BEIJING — China has achieved comprehensive control over Hong Kong, turning it from chaos to governance, Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a speech on Sunday at the opening of the once-in-five-year Communist Party congress in Beijing.

China has also waged a major struggle against Taiwan separatism and is determined and able to oppose territorial integrity, Xi said. (Reporting by Yew Lun Tian and Eduardo Baptista; Writing by Martin Quin Pollard; Editing by William Mallard)