Yes, a lot of images and thumbnails have been lost. They are not recoverable. More notices likely in coming weeks.


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HK's brand new China-style elections

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Hong Kong is gearing up to hold its first Legislative Council (LegCo) election under a revamped “patriots only” system decreed by Beijing, after years of unprecedented turbulence since the last election in 2016.

Democratic lawmakers have been disqualified or quit over oath-taking controversies, anti-extradition bill protests raged for months in 2019, and a Beijing-drafted national security law last year saw a major clampdown on the pro-democracy camp and civil society groups.
https://hongkongfp.com/2021/11/27/explainer-hong-kongs-first-legislative-election-since-beijings-patriots-only-overhaul/