The Hong Kong protests have affected Taiwan’s election – but Beijing won’t back down

//The Hong Kong protests have affected Taiwan’s election – but Beijing won’t back down

The Hong Kong protests have affected Taiwan’s election – but Beijing won’t back down

While Beijing is revving up its propaganda machine to trumpet China’s good governance and development plans as great contributions to the international order, its bold claims ring somewhat hollow over what it sees as its own domestic affairs: Hong Kong, one of China’s special administrative regions, and Taiwan, with which Beijing vows to reunite through peaceful means or otherwise.By design, Hong Kong – which was promised a high degree of autonomy under the “one country, two systems” formula…

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