Law­mak­ers brawl

7 Days in Dubai - - GLOBAL NEWS -

Two newly elected pro-democ­racy Hong Kong law­mak­ers barred from the leg­is­la­ture for in­sult­ing China in their swear­ing-in cer­e­mony set off an­other round of dis­or­der in the cham­ber by scuf­fling with guards as they tried again to take their oaths. The weekly Leg­isla­tive Coun­cil meet­ing had be­gun min­utes be­fore Yau Wai-ching and Six­tus Leung rushed into the cham­ber. They were de­fy­ing an or­der pre­vent­ing their en­try un­til a court set­tles a le­gal chal­lenge filed by the gov­ern­ment aimed at deny­ing them an­other chance to be sworn in.

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