Hong Kong legislators sworn in

From BBC: "'s new Legislative Council members have taken the territory's official oath of office.

In last month's elections, 25 of the 60 seats went to pro-democracy candidates - more than ever before.

The new members are likely to create problems for Hong Kong's leader Tung Chee-hwa and his pro-China government.

One of the newly-elected legislators, Leung Kwok-hung, has already caused controversy by adding a number of pro-democracy slogans to his official oath.

"Long live the people! Power to the people!" he shouted, punching the air. "

The full article is here.

_40147024_longhair_ap203

Leung Kwok-hung added pro-democracy slogans to his oath

Categories :

Tags :

SUPPORT CDT

CDT on Twitter

Google Ads 1

CDT EBOOKS

Giving Assistant

Amazon Smile

Google Ads 2

Anti-censorship Tools

Life Without Walls

Click on the image to download Firefly for circumvention

Open popup
X

Welcome back!

CDT is a non-profit media site, and we need your support. Your contribution will help us provide more translations, breaking news, and other content you love.