The attack on pro-establishment lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu has inevitably fuelled speculation as to whether the elections should proceed. Photo: Handout The attack on pro-establishment lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu has inevitably fuelled speculation as to whether the elections should proceed. Photo: Handout
The attack on pro-establishment lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu has inevitably fuelled speculation as to whether the elections should proceed. Photo: Handout
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District council polls must not be delayed by acts of violence

  • Restraint needs to be shown by all sides, and the government has to ensure elections go ahead smoothly, fairly and safely amid the current social unrest

The attack on pro-establishment lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu has inevitably fuelled speculation as to whether the elections should proceed. Photo: Handout The attack on pro-establishment lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu has inevitably fuelled speculation as to whether the elections should proceed. Photo: Handout
The attack on pro-establishment lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu has inevitably fuelled speculation as to whether the elections should proceed. Photo: Handout
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