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World shares fall as protests shake up Hong Kong

Newsday Wednesday, 12 June 2019
Shares retreated Wednesday and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index dipped nearly 2 percent as thousands continued protests against proposed legislation that many city residents fear could further erode the territory's legal autonomy.
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced on Monday that she has no plans to withdraw a controversial plan to allow extradition to mainland China, despite mass protests against it.

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