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Hong Kong district councillors should swear allegiance to the city, says mainland affairs minister

Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Erick Tsang said on Tuesday that district councillors should be considered public officers, and hence should swear allegiance to the city. “Personally I think district councillors are public officers, but as for the arrangement of the swearing in, and the mechanism for when the oath is violated, they have […]