Lawmakers have been locked in a row over delaying tactics at the Legislative Council. Photo: Nora Tam Lawmakers have been locked in a row over delaying tactics at the Legislative Council. Photo: Nora Tam
Lawmakers have been locked in a row over delaying tactics at the Legislative Council. Photo: Nora Tam

Top Beijing body set to make patriotism mandatory for Hong Kong legislators

  • National People’s Congress Standing Committee expected to clarify law requiring public officers pledge allegiance to city and uphold mini-constitution
  • Resolution could lead to disqualification of opposition lawmakers, who have threatened to quit en masse

Topic |   Legislative Council of Hong Kong
Lawmakers have been locked in a row over delaying tactics at the Legislative Council. Photo: Nora Tam Lawmakers have been locked in a row over delaying tactics at the Legislative Council. Photo: Nora Tam
Lawmakers have been locked in a row over delaying tactics at the Legislative Council. Photo: Nora Tam
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