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Hongkongers head to the polls for city’s first ‘patriots only’ elections

Hongkongers trickled into polling stations for the city’s first “patriots only” legislative elections on Sunday morning, a race notably more subdued when compared to years past. Over 10,000 police officers were deployed across Hong Kong to ensure order at the polls, the first since Beijing’s sweeping electoral overhaul in May dramatically cut democratic representation in […]