HK Chief Faces New Challenge as Foes Demand He Step Down

HK Chief Faces New Challenge as Foes Demand He Step Down

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Hong Kong's Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying pauses in a legislative council meeting in Hong Kong on Oct. 17, 2012. The opposition threats -- which Leung’s backers in the legislature have the numbers to block -- may damage his already low popularity and slow efforts to control pollution.