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TWENTY years ago, Hong Kong was handed over to China by Britain, its colonial master for 156 years. The decision was made by China's diminutive but doughty leader Deng Xiaoping and the reputedly unbending "Iron Lady" Margaret Thatcher had little choice but to acquiesce.
The thinking was