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Low turnout in unofficial referendum reflects Hongkongers’ sense of powerlessness, organiser Benny Tai says

Law professor Benny Tai has said that the low turnout in an unofficial referendum on the chief executive election is reflective of a strong sense of powerlessness in Hongkongers, raising alarm bells over the future of the city’s political development. Around 65,000 people took part in the two-week poll which ended on Sunday, far short of the original target of one […]