Prince Charles’s ’97 Premonition About Hong Kong Activist Arrests Comes True

“Thus we left Hong Kong to her fate and the hope that Martin Lee, the leader of the Democrats, would not be arrested…” So wrote the future monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland – alongside all her territories – Prince Charles. His 1997 diary, as Britain handed control of Hong Kong to China, today goes from concern to eerily correct premonition. Martin Lee, alongside up to 14 others including local opposition media owner Jimmy Lai, was arrested by police today in yet another Chinese regime crackdown against democracy protesters. Lee, 81, has been integral to