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July 1st 1997 - What does the Handover Really Mean to Hongkongers?

By Localiiz 2 July 2015
In our Facebook Handover post yesterday, a very strong debate occurred about the ins and outs of being a Hongkonger and why we should be either celebrating or commiserating July 1st. Here are two viewpoints. [caption id="attachment_32991" align="aligncenter" width="960"]hkg handover Picture Uploaded By: Martin P H Kit[/caption] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koH6lGlcbn8

Video Uploaded By: Ralf Hermann

Brief Synopsis: The Motherland praises itself for a great job. The Chinese people have been waiting for 100 years to get rid of the shame (Colonisation). Tens of thousands of Hong Kong people are waiting for the PLA to come to Hong Kong and have made a sign saying that the PLA are the military of might and civilisation. What do you think?

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