Hong Kong District Council election: voter ‘cheat sheets’ and reward allegations prompt suspicions of foul play

Some candidates in Hong Kong’s District Council election on Sunday have been accused of attempting to sway voters by providing them with “cheat sheets,” free transportation and rewards. The alleged vote-rigging appeared to centre around pro-government candidates and targeting elderly voters, similar to incidents reported in past polls such as the 2015 District Council election. Palm-sized cards […]