The emergency ended coronavirus, the question Hong Kong has returned to being very topical. More than 500 politicians from 32 different countries have signed a declaration denouncing China’s action, which intends to approve two legislative proposals that appear in clear contrast to the autonomous order that had been secured for the former British colony. And that’s why the violent protests that started more than a year ago due to some liberticidal laws that Beijing intended to impose on Hong Kong have resumed. For the moment, the Farnesina and the minister Luigi Di Maio they have not spoken about it, and it is a heavy silence, which has not escaped Annalisa Chirico. “The ‘soft’ line of the Foreign Minister regarding the Chinese squeeze on Hong Kong – writes the day of The paper on Twitter – mark one of the lowest points of current Italian foreign policy. The government must say which side it is on: with a liberticidal regime or with freedom ”.