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

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