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Hong Kong District Council election: Chinese state media urges citizens ‘vote to end violence’

Chinese state media urged Hongkongers to “vote to end violence” on Sunday, as record numbers turned out for district elections after months of unrest in the city. Lengthy queues snaked out of polling stations across the semi-autonomous territory in the election for 18 district councils – largely toothless bodies which set policy on issues such as […]