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Macau proposes measure requiring election candidates to pledge loyalty to Basic Law

Macau’s government has proposed amending the law so that candidates of the Legislative Assembly will be required to declare that they uphold the Basic Law and pledge allegiance to the Special Administrative Region. Macanese lawmaker Chan Chak-mo revealed Thursday that the government’s proposed amendments to the legislative election law include the new declaration requirement. The proposal is similar to the controversial confirmation form […]