Pro-independence activist Chan Ho-tin ivered a sold-out speech at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club, after the club resisted pressure from Beijing to drop the event. It to place amid protests from pro-Beijing and pro-democracy groups outside the venue in Central. Read Chan’s speech in full: Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen.
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