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Chief Exec. Lam hails Sunday polls, says Hong Kong will not ban ‘patriots critical of gov’t’ from elections

A “patriot” who is critical of the Hong Kong government will not be barred from standing in local elections, Chief Executive Carrie Lam has said. Her remarks came after only one non-pro-establishment candidate was elected in Sunday’s small-circle election committee race. The Hong Kong leader was met with questions on Tuesday about the first-ever polls […]