Hong Kong: More than a dozen legislators resign in protest

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    In Hong Kong, more than a dozen legislators have resigned in solidarity, after the territory’s government disqualified four opposition politicians. China’s legislature has passed a patriotism resolution – allowing the removal of legislators who challenge Beijing’s rule. Hong Kong’s democracy says it amounts to the end of the “one country two systems” principle – in place since the 1997 handover from the United Kingdom to China. –

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