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Over 200,000 vote in Hong Kong's unofficial pro-democracy poll

WorldNews Sunday, 12 July 2020
Over 200,000 vote in Hong Kong's unofficial pro-democracy pollHong Kong: Hundreds of thousands of Hong Kongers turned up over the weekend to vote in an unofficial two-day primary election held by the city’s pro-democracy camp as it gears up to field candidates for an upcoming legislative poll. The exercise is being held two weeks after Beijing imposed a sweeping national security law on the semi-autonomous territory in a move widely seen as chipping away at...
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