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‘Not the end of the world’: democrats urge Hongkongers to fight on following mass disqualification

Hong Kong democrats barred from standing in September’s Legislative Council election have urged citizens to fight on, as they vowed to resist “blatant, relentless political oppression.” On Thursday, the returning officers informed the 12 election hopefuls that their nominations had been ruled invalid. The officers told the candidates their “intention” to uphold the Basic Law […]