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Hong Kong’s new ‘patriot’ litmus test raises questions over role of foreigners, opposition in city’s leadership

Beijing’s announcement of an overhaul to Hong Kong’s electoral and administrative systems has left many questions unanswered, including the space available for foreigners to be in influential positions of leadership and the scope of criticism allowed in the city’s governing structure.Xia Baolong, director of the State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office (HKMAO), on Monday declared that the city’s administrative, legislative and judicial branches, as well as its more than 260 statutory…


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