Posted inChina, Hong Kong

Overseas experts quit HK police watchdog panel

Members of the Independent Expert Panel of the Independent Police Complaints Council (IPCC) – hired to advise Hong Kong on the police response to huge pro-democracy protests – announced Wednesday they were quitting, saying the watchdog was not fit for the purpose “in a society that values freedoms and rights.” “As a result, the IEP (Independent Expert Panel) has taken […]