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Chaos in Hong Kong's parliament

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Hong Kong is not only having chaos situation in politics, and also society, crazy crowded.
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wooahhh
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ong Kong's legislature descended into chaos on Wednesday as two pro-independence lawmakers defied a barring order and barged into the chamber as democrats formed a human chain around them, forcing the session to be adjourned.

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Thousands of pro-Beijing loyalists rallied outside the legislature to condemn the pro-independence lawmakers.

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Is the parliament there truly a representation of the people?
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Two newly elected pro-democracy MPs stormed into Hong Kong’s parliament today in defiance of a banning order. The chaotic scenes ensured that the legislature remains paralysed two weeks after it should have started business in a new session.

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If only our congress cared about our country that much.
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There's been three weeks of chaos in Hong Kong's legislative council (LegCo), the territory's parliament, ever since five lawmakers had their oaths rejected last month - for adding or subtracting words, reading too slowly, or using derogatory language.
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It's not surprising that the government is unhappy with them. During their oaths, the two lawmakers, from Youngspiration, expressed support for Hong Kong's independence from China, and used a derogatory term to describe China.
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News Stand Online.Net (3-July-2014): There was chaos in Hong Kong’s parliament on Thursday as pan-democrats staged a walkout, with some of them throwing objects at Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying.
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After the pair ran in, security guards tried to drag them out but were obstructed by pro-autonomy members who surrounded them and lay on the floor.

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Two lawmakers who want Hong Kong to split from China wrestled with security in parliament Wednesday, with one of them dragged from the chamber and security staff left injured, as fears grow Beijing will step in over the saga.
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When the big wigs start fighting we should all run for border.
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