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Hong Kong election

Strong Turnout For Referendum On Choosing Hong Kong’s Leader

By Julie Makinen, Los Angeles Times BEIJING — More than 400,000 Hong Kong residents cast electronic ballots Friday in a nonbinding referendum aimed at giving the Chinese city’s 7.2 million people more of a voice in how their chief executive is selected, organizers of the vote said. However, authorities in Beijing denounced the exercise as […]

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