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HK Chief Executive ‘can be picked by consultation’

The Chinese government can select the Chief Executive of Hong Kong through “consultations” – instead of an election – for national security reasons, a pro-Beijing researcher has claimed. Although the pro-democracy camp won a majority of seats in the District Council last month and could get another 117 seats in the 1,200-strong Election Committee that […]