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Hong Kong Votes to Replace Ousted Pro-Democracy Lawmakers

Hong Kong saw low turnout numbers for an election Sunday to replace four lawmakers disqualified over oaths last year the Chinese government deemed improper. The vote pits pro-Beijing loyalists against opposition candidates, who worry that if they do not win at least some of the seats they will not have veto power, effectively securing Beijing's power in the city's semi-democratic legislature. Pro-democracy candidate Agnes Chow, who had hoped to replace disqualified lawmaker and...

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