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Pro-democracy party says it won’t take part in Hong Kong elections following overhaul ordered by Beijing

One of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy parties has announced it will not take part in upcoming elections after the legislature approved changes ordered by Beijing to overhaul the city’s electoral system, saying the Chinese Communist Party intends to “wipe out dissidents.” The statement from the League of Social Democrats (LSD), whose leaders are in custody over […]