Role of Hong Kong’s district councils needs reviewing, home affairs chief says following removal of members for invalid oaths

Hong Kong’s home affairs chief said on Thursday that the role of district councils should be reviewed once all municipal-level politicians had taken their oaths.Caspar Tsui Ying-wai reiterated his support for examining the “direction” of the local authorities a day after disqualifying seven opposition district councillors on the grounds their past conduct had left him unconvinced the vows they made last Friday were genuine.Under the national security law, Hong Kong’s oath-taking requirements –…


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