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Senior bishop of Hong Kong Catholic diocese opposes independence, embraces Chinese identity

A senior bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong has said that he embraces his Chinese heritage and “loves Chinese culture,” dismissing the idea of independence as “absolutely impossible.” Michael Yeung Ming-cheung, 71, was promoted to coadjutor bishop by the Vatican on Sunday. He is expected to succeed Cardinal John Tong Hon, whose term expires next year. […]