BEIJING (Sputnik) – China will resolutely guard against and deter foreign interference in the affairs of Hong Kong and Macao, the governmental report said on Friday.
“We will resolutely guard against and deter external forces’ interference in the affairs of Hong Kong and Macao. We will support both regions as they grow their economies and improve people’s lives, so as to maintain the long-term prosperity and stability of Hong Kong and Macao,” the report on the work of the government prepared by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang for the 4th session of the 13th National People’s Congress said.
China will boost military training and preparedness, as well as develop plans to respond to security risks in all areas, the governmental report added.
Concerning the relations with the United States, the report said that Beijing is going to promote mutually beneficial business relations with Washington based on mutual respect.
“We will promote the growth of mutually beneficial China-US business relations on the basis of equality and mutual respect,” the report said.