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Hong Kong police clear protesters from legislature building

Hong Kong police clear protesters from legislature building

Associated Press

July 1, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of protesters in Hong Kong swarmed into the legislature's main building Monday night, tearing down portraits of legislative leaders and spray-painting pro-democracy slogans on the walls of the main chamber as frustration over a lack of response from the administration to opposition...

Hong Kong legislature brawl shows deep divisions over extradition law

Hong Kong legislature brawl shows deep divisions over extradition law

Stuart Dantoin, Contributing Writer

May 20, 2019

Legislators on the floor of Hong Kong’s parliament engaged in a violent brawl last week over proposed legislation that would allow China to extradite persons who have broken Chinese law — yet reside in Hong Kong — to the Chinese mainland. The fighting, which resulted in a few hospitalizations and a...

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