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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."
12 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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