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Explainer: Beijing’s 5-day crackdown on Hong Kong’s opposition during covid-19

With world’s attention focused on the coronavirus pandemic and protesters off the streets, Chinese and Hong Kong authorities stepped up their efforts to crack down on the pro-democracy movement in the semi-autonomous territory. Over a span of just five days, the city saw its legislature, judiciary, legal system and civil society come under threat. HKFP […]