Hong Kong’s largest teachers’ union withdraws from Brussels-based federation amid criticism over joining foreign support for protests

//Hong Kong’s largest teachers’ union withdraws from Brussels-based federation amid criticism over joining foreign support for protests

Hong Kong’s largest teachers’ union withdraws from Brussels-based federation amid criticism over joining foreign support for protests

Hong Kong’s largest teachers’ union has withdrawn from a Europe-based federation of 380 educators’ groups worldwide after city authorities cut ties with the local body, slamming it for being too “political”.The pro-opposition Professional Teachers’ Union, which has 95,000 members, also said it had launched a working group to boost awareness of Chinese history and culture among educators and students.Pro-Beijing newspaper Ta Kung Pao on Thursday reported that since the 2019 social unrest, the…

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