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China’s president Xi Jinping is applauded by lawmakers as he arrives for the closing session of the National People’s Congress at the Great Hall of the People on in Beijing. Photograph: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images

China’s parliament approved on Thursday a draft decision to change Hong Kong’s electoral system, further reducing democratic representation in the cit(...)

A large-scale pro-democracy demonstration in Hong Kong on January 1st, 2020. Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/The New York Times

China’s top lawmaking body has formally unveiled plans to ensure only “patriots” can govern Hong Kong, as Beijing tightens its grip on the city with e(...)

Protesters in the  Causeway Bay district of Hong Kong in January 2020. Photograph: Kyle Lam/Bloomberg

Hong Kong’s government has announced electoral changes requiring office-holders to pledge and maintain an oath of loyalty to Hong Kong and Beijing, or(...)