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Hong Kong pro-Beijing lawmakers challenge ‘unfair’ rule which curtails their power if they lose election

Pro-Beijing lawmakers in Hong Kong say it would be unfair if legislative councillors who also sit on two of China’s most powerful political bodies lose their seats on the Election Committee, which chooses the city’s leader, if they are not re-elected in December’s legislative elections. At a bills committee meeting to discuss the electoral overhaul […]