Just hours before the Chinese parliament convened Thursday, the G7 has urged Beijing to reconsider its controversial national security law on Hong Kong, which critics say will dissolve the city's viability. .

In a statement, the G7 foreign ministers expressed serious concerns over China's decision to impose a national security law, which they say is incompatible with the Hong Kong Constitution or Beijing's responsibilities under the Convention. Joint declaration of China and the United Kingdom at the United Nations, which gave the city sovereignty over the British in 1997.

China has come under intense international criticism after the parliament unanimously approved a draft law in late May to criminalize insurgency and collusion with foreigners, threatening national security in Hong Kong, but the legality of the law. That has not been disclosed. Edit: Pang Kong