Lawmakers attend a meeting of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council last month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Lawmakers attend a meeting of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council last month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Lawmakers attend a meeting of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council last month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong opposition lawmakers raise stakes in impending showdown with local and Beijing governments, all threatening to quit if any among them is disqualified for filibustering

  • China’s top legislative body will consider disqualifying four lawmakers who were earlier barred from contesting now-postponed Legco elections
  • Four facing risk of being thrown out of Legco are Civic Party’s Alvin Yeung, Dennis Kwok and Kwok Ka-ki, and Kenneth Leung of the Professionals Guild, source says

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Lawmakers attend a meeting of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council last month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Lawmakers attend a meeting of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council last month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Lawmakers attend a meeting of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council last month. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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