The Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) has been ordered to adopt Chinese goose-stepping drills in place of its traditional UK military step, as inherited after the transfer of sovereignty to Communist China in 1997.
The order from Beijing has been made to lift “patriotism” among domestic security forces and will be enforced until morale improves.
In a statement released to the press, the HKPF said it expects the change to “foster love for our motherland and Hong Kong”.
The first demonstration of the goose-step was rolled out on the 15th of April 2021 during Hong Kong’s ‘National Security Education Day’ to celebrate a new law which cracked down on  perceived “dissent” in the administrative area.
From the 1st of July 2022 goose-stepping will become part of the HKPF daily routines to mark 25 years since the once Britain-run colony was signed over to Communist China, France 24 reports.

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