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In an ‘unprecedented’ exchange, China’s foreign affairs ministry pits its op-eds against those of Hong Kong activists advocating self-determination

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our days after Joshua Wong and Jeffrey Ngo wrote on the website of the World Policy Institute's think tank about Hong Kong citizens' right to decide their own future, a mainland Chinese diplomat rebutted their arguments in an article published by The Wall Street Journal. Ngo said the sparring was "unprecedented" and would likely "be going back and forth."
4 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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