Chris Patten

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UK removes quarantine requirement for arrivals from Balearics, Malta and some Caribbean islands – as it happened
Latest updates: Northern Ireland makes announcement before update on England travel green list

Nadeem Badshah, Matthew Weaver and Andrew Sparrow

24, Jun, 2021 @8:22 PM

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China 'misled world' on Hong Kong security law, says Dominic Raab
International criticism mounts after arrests of 53 people, as EU urged to drop economic deal with China

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

06, Jan, 2021 @3:32 PM

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Tories criticise Boris Johnson over navy gunboats Brexit threat
Threatening to send navy to patrol fishing waters in event of no deal is irresponsible, says Tobias Ellwood

Haroon Siddique

12, Dec, 2020 @3:12 PM

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Australia’s allies need to help it stand up to China or risk being ‘picked off’ too, former Hong Kong governor warns
Chris Patten says Communist party ‘trying to hammer Australia’ with trade actions in order to set an example for other countries

Daniel Hurst in Canberra and Helen Davidson in Taipei

08, Dec, 2020 @1:53 AM

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Lord Patten: Trump's re-election would hurt efforts to stand up to China
Ex-governor of Hong Kong tells Tory lobby group an alliance is needed to protect rule of law

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

08, Jul, 2020 @4:48 PM

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Chris Patten: China's security laws a betrayal of Hong Kong people
Last governor of former British colony says UK must stand up to Beijing rather than kowtow

Chris Michael and agencies

23, May, 2020 @8:48 AM

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Britain comes together to clap for carers on Covid frontline – as it happened
Government signs deal for 10m antibody tests; 17% of Londoners and 5% of rest of country may have had Covid-19; official UK death toll rises to 36,042

Andrew Sparrow and Nazia Parveen (now); Josh Halliday (earlier)

21, May, 2020 @7:31 PM

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Chris Patten urges UK to investigate origins of coronavirus in China
Ex-Hong Kong governor also says China is ‘turning screws’ on city during pandemic

Helen Davidson

30, Apr, 2020 @10:14 AM

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China threatening autonomy of Hong Kong, says Chris Patten
Last British governor of region urges Foreign Office to object to Chinese remarks

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

21, Nov, 2019 @7:25 PM

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China's extradition law should respect Hong Kong deal, says May
PM voices concern as ministers say proposed changes may breach freedoms agreed in 1997

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

12, Jun, 2019 @1:05 PM

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Brexit: Corbyn says no deal planning 'fooling nobody' because MPs won't back it - as it happened
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen

Andrew Sparrow

07, Jan, 2019 @6:38 PM

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UK must have second EU referendum, Chris Patten to say
Declaration will make him latest Tory grandee to emerge as supporter of People’s Vote

Rajeev Syal

07, Jan, 2019 @12:01 AM

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