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Hong Kong anti-corruption watchdog to monitor social media for ‘incitement’, deploying 800 officers on polling day

Hong Kong’s Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) will deploy 800 officers to handle “unexpected events” at this year’s Legislative Council polls, and has pledged to monitor social media for illegal content seeking to obstruct or undermine the “patriots only” election. Deployed officers will handle complaints and enquiries from voters and take action where necessary. They […]