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Full steam ahead on oath-taking as Hong Kong leader insists fully functioning district councils ‘not a factor’

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has said the proper functioning of the city’s 18 district councils will not be a consideration in the government’s rolling out of new oath-taking requirements later this month. The chief executive’s comments on Tuesday follow the resignation of almost 200 district councillors within a week amid reports of impending mass […]