De cand se stia, deci de cand era o persoana constienta de sine, de pe la 11-12 ani adica, Klaus avea obsesia usii. In stare de vis sau de trezie, apropierea de o usa ii provoca fiori si un val de spaima viscerala se ridica din adancurile fiintei lui pana ii inunda constiinta. Nici nu stia exact de unde anume provenea aceasta obsesie, aceasta spaima amestecata cu excitatie si dezgust in acelasi…
The People Come Together
Tens of thousands of people marched for full democracy on the 17th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China, underlining the opposition to Chinese control over the election of the city’s top official.
A white paper issued by the Chinese government on June 10, saying the city’s high degree of autonomy isn’t an inherent power, has ratcheted tensions in Hong Kong. Division over that and the election issue threaten to bring about the city’s biggest political turmoil in a decade since half a million people marched against a planned anti-subversion law.
The July 1 rally is an annual event on the anniversary of Hong Kong’s 1997 return to Chinese rule. Under terms agreed between the U.K. and China, Hong Kong enjoys its own freedoms and legal system until 2047 as a special administrative region, under the principle of “One Country, two Systems.”
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