China refuses to give Hong Kong right to choose leaders; protesters vow vengeance

By William Wan, August 31, 2014

BEIJING — China’s parliament decided Sunday against letting Hong Kong voters nominate candidates for the 2017 election, despite growing agitation for democratic reform.

The move is likely to spark long-promised protests in Hong Kong’s business district, as activists began planning and mobilizing within hours of the announcement.

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