When the special region votes

There is room for a deal between Beijing and Hong Kong, if everybody stays calm.

Embassy Photo: Carl Meyer
In North Point on Hong Kong Island in June.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 07/02/2014 11:22 pm EDT
Last Updated: Friday, 10/10/2014 11:36 am EDT

“The oppositions in Hong Kong should understand and accept that Hong Kong is not an independent country. They should not think that they have the ability to turn Hong Kong into Ukraine or Thailand,” warned the Global Times, the most aggressively nationalistic of China’s state-run newspapers.

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