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China Cuts Legislative Seats In Hong Kong

The move seems to be another step by China to reign in political opposition in Hong Kong.
Posted at 3:09 PM, Mar 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-30 17:09:00-04

China is tightening its grip on Hong Kong. 

It cut the number of directly elected seats in the legislature of the semi-autonomous region.

Now, the public will elect less than a quarter of the seats. Currently, half of those positions are directly elected.

The move seems to be another step by China to reign in political opposition in Hong Kong. 


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