Councillors swear new Hong Kong loyalty oath after hundreds quit

10/9/2021 3:00:00 PM

Councillors swear new Hong Kong loyalty oath after hundreds quit

Councillors swear new Hong Kong loyalty oath after hundreds quit

HONG KONG — Dozens of local community politicians in Hong Kong swore a newly required loyalty oath to China on Friday (Sept 10) after hundreds of their colleagues quit in protest as authorities try to purge the city of

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