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Chinese ambassador summoned in Lithuania over ‘deplorable behaviour’

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Lithuania’s foreign minister has summoned the Chinese ambassador over the embassy’s alleged involvement in a counterprotest against supporters of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement. Linas Linkevicius said China’s officials in Vilnius had “crossed the line”, accusing them of directing pro-Beijing hecklers as they disrupted an expression of solidarity in the Lithuanian capital with the anti-government campaign in Hong Kong. Hundreds of Lithuanians formed human chains on August 23 at the same…