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Independence advocates barred from Hong Kong election as they ‘cannot uphold Basic Law’, says gov’t

The government said the nomination of a pro-independence Legislative Council election candidate was invalidated as he “cannot possibly uphold the Basic Law or fulfil his duties as a legislator.” Chan Ho-tin of the Hong Kong National Party was notified by the Electoral Affairs Commission on Saturday of the decision. “The Returning Officers have the duty as […]