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Peaceful advocacy of Hong Kong independence is ‘ordinary political activity,’ says banned party in appeal

The co-founder of the Hong Kong National Party (HKNP) Andy Chan has argued that the peaceful advocacy of the city’s independence from China was within the definition of “ordinary political activity.” In his appeal against the government’s ban on the party, he cited examples from Belgium, Scotland and Canada. Last Wednesday, the pro-independence group submitted an […]