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so if you've been paying attention to the matters in Hong Kong a few weeks ago there is the largest gathering of people in Hong Kong I think in history with about two million protesters and they're protesting against the extradition bill which would basically make Hong Kong susceptible to mainland the mainland Chinese government's

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China is not happy Beijing has condemned the protests in Hong Kong as violent calling it an undisguised challenge to its rule the BBC reports that during the anniversary of the Hong Kong handover on Monday protesters blocked streets around the venue where chief executive Carrie Lam was attending the annual flag raising ceremony demonstrators

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in international news protesters are surrounding Hong Kong's legislature this hour it's part of a day-long demonstration against a controversial law that would send people back to mainland China to face charges our Asia correspondent sastre patrick has the latest for most of the day today protesters have laid siege to the Hong Kong legislature

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now protesters are back on the streets in Hong Kong demonstrators have been trying to smash their way into the main government building it's the anniversary of Britain's handover of Hong Kong to China 22 years ago but people remain angry about an extradition bill that could allow criminal suspects to be sent to mainland

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behind me is a group of protesters uh deliberating on what to do next actually a lot of them told me that they they weren't sure why they decided to storm the building but now that they have they are now deliberating on what this day or not but I think they're moving issuing a

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Hong Kong police were alone in the Parliament building just hours after protesters had occupied the legislative chamber the South China Morning Post reported that officers only entered after the occupiers had left hundreds of protesters hadn't been stopped as they smashed their way in they want the Hong Kong government to completely withdraw the

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The people of Hong Kong are out in the streets. Hundreds of thousands are demonstrating againsta deeply unpopular bill. But this is about a whole lot more than a bill. It’s about the status of Hong Kongand the power China has over it. It’s a fight to preserve the freedoms peoplehave here. And it all

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