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Hong Kong Democrats Unite

The territory blocks Beijing’s preferred election law

Hong Kong democrats celebrated Thursday as the city’s legislature blocked passage of the Beijing-backed election law that sparked last year’s 75-day mass protests. 430 more words

Law & Justice

A Month of: Brief Histories of British Empire Territories - North Borneo

North Borneo

North Borneo was a British Protectorate under the sovereignty of the North Borneo Chartered Company from 1882 to 1946 after which it became a Crown Colony until 1963. 549 more words