Hong Kong By-election: Disqualified lawmaker’s defeat shows public back gov’t, says pro-Beijing lawmaker

Pro-Beijing lawmaker Wong Kwok-kin has said that ousted legislator Edward Yiu’s defeat in the Legislative Council by-election shows that “the public believes the government was not incorrect” in disqualifying lawmakers. Wong’s comments came after the pro-Beijing and pro-democracy camp each took two seats in Sunday’s by-election, which saw one of the lowest ever turnouts. They […]