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Hong Kong District Council election: Student shot by police at pointblank range urges voter turnout

A 21-year-old Hong Kong student shot by police during street protests called Saturday on voters to come out in force to cast their ballots in weekend elections to “earn more democracy”. The semi-autonomous city of 7.5 million votes on Sunday in district-level polls seen as a gauge of the popularity of the pro-Beijing government, which has refused to yield […]