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Hong Kong lawmakers blocked from retaking oath

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 05:50

By walking out of Legco on Wednesday, pro-Beijing lawmakers prevent the swearing-in of three pro-democracy lawmakers.

Hong Kong

HONG KONG'S legislature again descended into chaos on Wednesday as pro-Beijing politicians blocked the swearing-in of two new lawmakers who want a split from China, in an increasingly divided parliament.

It comes as fears grow in the semi-autonomous city that Beijing is

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