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Academic journal reviewer says Hong Kong should be written as ‘Xianggang’ in row over official name

A journal reviewer has said “Hong Kong” is a foreign name that should be amended to include its Mandarin romanisation “Xianggang,” raising concerns about academic freedom. University of Edinburgh PhD student Andrew Yu tweeted that one of the four reviewers of an academic paper he submitted to a peer-reviewed journal said it would “not [be] […]