Taxis are driven below a display of the national flags of China (red and yellow) and Hong Kong in Hong Kong on June 27, 2017, as part of preparations to mark the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from Britain to China on July 1. / AFP PHOTO / Anthony WALLACE (Photo credit should read ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images)
At midnight on July 1, 1997, a red banner slowly rose over the banks of Victoria Harbor. Hong Kong was now back under China's authority after more than 150 years under British rule. Nearly 20 years later, the moment lives on in the minds of many. The transfer ceremony came...
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