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VOA China 360: US Officials, Researchers Respond to Rise of Localists in Hong Kong Election

U.S. officials have provided VOA with exclusive reactions to Hong Kong's September 4th Legislative Council election, which drew a record turnout to fill the city's 70-seat legislature. It also resulted in the election of half a dozen 'localists' who demand a right to self-determination. In this podcast, Michael Lipin brings you comments from the Obama administration, Congressman Chris Smith, and Washington-based researchers Robert Daly of the Kissinger Institute and Richard Bush of Brookings.