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Hong Kong's local polls test support for ongoing protests

Clip: 11/24/2019 | 4m 14s Video has closed captioning.

Hong Kong saw a high voter turnout in the local district council polls on Sunday in which 452 seats were at stake. The election, which was peaceful, is being seen as a referendum on the conflict between the city’s administration and the ongoing pro-democracy movement that has gripped Hong Kong for over six months. New York Times reporter Austin Ramzy joins Hari Sreenivasan for more.

Aired: 11/24/19

Rating: NR

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