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Explainer: Why the proposed changes to the Hong Kong legislature’s house rules are so contentious

The pro-Beijing camp is steps away from passing their amendments to the Legislative Council’s house rules to curb filibustering. The democrats have been camping outside the legislature in protest against the most significant changes to the rules in decades. But why are the proposed changes so contentious and what exactly will the amendments do? Why now? Any […]