Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

The popular faces of Hong Kong’s 2014 Occupy movement popularly known as the “umbrella movement”, Joshua Wong and two of his allies have been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize according to the latest news reports. A dozen of US Congressmen has put forward the nomination to the Nobel Prize Committee in Oslo which would seriously disappoint their Chinese counterparts.

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HongKong Lawmakers Turn Oath To Protest China

Today the oath taking ceremony at the Legislative Council in HongKong turned into a protest against China. Lawmakers who were supposed to take their oaths start their official duty as the lawmaker of HongKong made an oath protest. Many new lawmakers who had key roles in the pro-democracy protests in 2014 refused to read the oath that had the phrase “Hong Kong is a special administrative region of China” multiple times.

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