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    Four opposition members of Hong Kong’s legislature have been disqualified under a controversial new law, prompting their fellow pro-democracy colleagues to resign en masse. The World’s Beverley O’Connor interviews Lee Cheuk Yan, a former member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council and co-founder of the Hong Kong Labour Party. Subscribe: http://ab.co/1svxLVE ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in Australia and abroad, including the latest coronavirus pandemic updates. It’s news when you want it, from Australia’s most trusted news organisation. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY Watch more ABC News content ad-free on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: https://ab.co/2lNeBn2 Like ABC News on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Follow ABC News on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_au Follow ABC News on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews #ABCNews #ABCNewsAustralia #breakingnews

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