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‘I am a Hongkonger’: Localist Edward Leung testifies in Mong Kok unrest retrial

Localist activist Edward Leung testified on Wednesday about his involvement in the 2016 Mong Kok unrest, in a repeat of his court trial last year. Last May, Leung was sentenced to six years in jail after pleading guilty to assaulting a police officer and being convicted of one charge of rioting. However, the jury failed to return a valid verdict […]