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Hong Kong Protesters Call For Country To Rejoin UK In Wake Of Brexit Watch

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    just days after the British people voted to regain their independence from an unelected bureaucracy, campaigners in Hong Kong have launched a political party agitating for the city to be returned to British rule as a transitional stage towards independence.

    Billy Chiu is a young campaigner who first rose to prominence three years ago when he waved the British colonial flag in protest at Chinese rule, having broken in to a military facility. Today, he called a press conference to announce the launch of the Alliance to Resume British Sovereignty Over Hong Kong and Independence.

    More:
    http://www.breitbart.com/london/2016...try-rejoin-uk/

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016...itish-rule-as/
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    Those who voted brexit in hope of the British empire restoration might've just got their wish
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    (Original post by zayn008)
    Those who voted brexit in hope of the British empire restoration might've just got their wish
    Gain Hong Kong, lose Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar. Not much of a British Empire.
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    why don't they go and join PRC didn't think so. why should we be part of the eu then. mind your own business and be concerned about your own country
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    Gain Hong Kong, lose Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar. Not much of a British Empire.
    Sounds like a good deal.
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    Gain Hong Kong, lose Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar. Not much of a British Empire.
    It's very risky to jump to conclusions, I think Gibraltar should have shared sovereignty with Spain for a start, it's their land. Secondly Scotland and NI needs reassurance that Westminster will do all it can to retain access to the single market, that is all that matters. Scotland will not get far without the union imo considering they have to travel through us for most their imports and exports, NI on the other hand… I can see a unified Ireland but that might be for the best. Also my initial comment was just taking the mick
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    Gain Hong Kong, lose Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar. Not much of a British Empire.
    I reckon we lost northern Ireland and not Scotland
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    Gain Hong Kong, lose Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar. Not much of a British Empire.
    Considering Hong Kong is one of the "big three" financial capitals in the world, if one was to resurrect the British empire, that was be a fair/good trade.

    It'd practically be like adding another London to the UK.
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    (Original post by neal95)
    why don't they go and join PRC didn't think so. why should we be part of the eu then. mind your own business and be concerned about your own country
    Hong Kong is already part of the PRC.
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    Are you sure this isn't some attempt ar sarcasm?
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    Like China is just going to let this happen.
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    Nice idea and respect for his fearless courage.

    I wonder how long before he becomes one of the 'disappeared'.
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    Gain Hong Kong, lose Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar. Not much of a British Empire.
    Seems like a good deal to be honest. We trade Scotland and Northern Ireland for a place known for good food, martial arts, intelligence, and cheap labour.
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    Gain Hong Kong, lose Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar. Not much of a British Empire.
    Why does everyone think we're going to lose Northern Ireland? It's the home country most reliant on Westminster subsidies, and has a Unionist majority in it's assembly and whose largest party the DUP endorsed Brexit.
    Martin McGuiness waffling about a reunification vote means literally nothing.
    Same with Gibraltar. Their leader has straight up said the referendum has no bearing or relevance on Gibraltar's sovereignty and Spain should pipe down.
    People need to get a grip.
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    Hmm, which would I prefer? Easy access to Londonderry or Glasgow, or a trip to Hong Kong?
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    Anson Chan, who was Hong Kong’s most senior civil servant during the handover in 1997, said: “This is not supported by the vast majority of Hong Kong people who accept that independence is neither a desirable or realistic aspiration.”

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