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Seat Panic: Hong Kong Parents Fight Influx of Mainland Children

Parents in Hong Kong say they are organizing for a protest Sunday against mainland Chinese children taking scarce spots in the territory's pre-schools. October is the main month for registering young children for Hong Kong's pre-schools, with parents fighting for space in an annual rush that locals call "seat panic." Parents said this year has been even worse than normal, with massive registration lines and mainland parents camping out for up to a week to secure a spot for ...

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