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HK Democracy Activists, Legislators Begin Hunger Strike

A group of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists, including five legislators, have begun a temporary hunger strike to demonstrate for universal voting rights in the former British colony.The group of 16 started its action in the territory's central business district Friday, saying they will only drink water and consume no food for as long as they can. Albert Ho Chun-yan told VOA at the scene that the pan-democrats will not accept any future election for chief executive that filters the...

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