Hong Kong Legislature Antics Highlight Challenge Facing China

  • Lawmakers blocked from meetings after adding protests to oaths
  • Three among new crop of China-critics elected to Legislature

Yau Wai-ching unfurls a banner during oath-taking at Hong Kong's Legislative Council on Oct. 12.

Photographer: Anthony Kwan/Bloomberg

Three incoming Hong Kong lawmakers were temporarily blocked from participating in legislative meetings after inserting pro-democracy protests and apparent insults against China into their oaths of office.

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