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Anthem law: Hong Kong pro-Beijing lawmaker elected committee chair as democrats carried out by security

Pro-Beijing camp favourite Starry Lee of the DAB party has been elected House Committee chairperson, winning an overwhelming majority of the votes despite a short-lived protest from democrats. The lawmaker, who chaired the last House Committee session, secured all 40 votes in an election that saw embattled presiding member Chan Kin-por push past democrats’ attempts […]