BREAKING: Hong Kong legislative election delayed again to December

Hong Kong’s legislative elections are to be postponed again to this December to allow for Beijing’s electoral changes to be rolled out, Legislative Council (LegCo) President Andrew Leung told the press on Tuesday. The news came hours after Beijing unanimously approved sweeping changes to the city’s election system. Hailed as an “improvement” by Chief Executive Carrie Lam, the overhaul will reduce democratic representation and introduce a committee to approve candidates. “Because the government has said it will submit an amendment bill to the LegCo in April, I have decided to add additional Leg…

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