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Hong Kong: Police fire tear gas as anti-government rallies go ahead01:05

Hong Kong: Police fire tear gas as anti-government rallies go ahead

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
July 28, 2019 at 14:11 GMT +00:00 · Published

Police fired tear gas to disperse anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday. Tens of thousands of people joined the latest demonstration in the city. They flooded the streets to condemn last week's violent attack on commuters at a metro station by suspected gang members.

It's been the eighth consecutive weekend of protests against a legislative amendment which would allow the city to extradite residents to China for trials.

Although the bill was suspended, protesters continue taking to the streets to demand the full withdrawal of the bill and the resignation of Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam.

Hong Kong: Police fire tear gas as anti-government rallies go ahead01:05
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Police fired tear gas to disperse anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday. Tens of thousands of people joined the latest demonstration in the city. They flooded the streets to condemn last week's violent attack on commuters at a metro station by suspected gang members.

It's been the eighth consecutive weekend of protests against a legislative amendment which would allow the city to extradite residents to China for trials.

Although the bill was suspended, protesters continue taking to the streets to demand the full withdrawal of the bill and the resignation of Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam.

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