Queues in Tai Po at the opposition’s primary over the weekend. Photo: Felix Wong
Queues in Tai Po at the opposition’s primary over the weekend. Photo: Felix Wong

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Hong Kong elections: Beijing’s fury, chilling effect and uncertainty loom after opposition’s unofficial polls

  • Voters show they prefer activist candidates, but winners of unofficial polls still face hurdles
  • Beijing has hit out at those involved, though organisers deny charges of breaching national security law

Queues in Tai Po at the opposition’s primary over the weekend. Photo: Felix Wong
Queues in Tai Po at the opposition’s primary over the weekend. Photo: Felix Wong
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