Hong Kong opposition activist Joshua Wong met with reporters on Friday to discuss his disqualification from the city’s Legislative Council elections. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong opposition activist Joshua Wong met with reporters on Friday to discuss his disqualification from the city’s Legislative Council elections. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong elections: activist Joshua Wong says allegations used to disqualify him from polls ‘fabricated’, could have darker purpose

  • Wong, who on Thursday was barred from running for the Legco elections, says accusations against him could be seen as national security law violations
  • ‘If the slanderous operation of the government is tolerated and not refuted, I believe I will be given no chance of defence when I’m arrested,’ he argues

Hong Kong opposition activist Joshua Wong met with reporters on Friday to discuss his disqualification from the city’s Legislative Council elections. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong opposition activist Joshua Wong met with reporters on Friday to discuss his disqualification from the city’s Legislative Council elections. Photo: Felix Wong
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