Casino hub Macau holds informal poll on democracy (9)

Taiwan News 2014.08.24 11:36
Activists in China's casino capital Macau hold informal referendum on democratic reforms Associated Press MACAU (AP) - Activists in the Chinese casino capital of Macau kicked off an informal poll on Sunday to gauge support for democratic reforms, inspired by a similar vote in Hong Kong that had a big turnout but was denounced by Beijing as an illegal farce. The former Portuguese colony, like nearby Hong Kong, is a semiautonomous
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