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Hong Kong shops, workers in rare strike to 'defend freedom'

Reuters Wednesday, 12 June 2019 ()
Hong Kong retailer Alan Li shut up shop on Wednesday, joining about 100 businesses and numerous workers in a rare strike to protest against an extradition bill that many fear will undermine freedom and confidence in the commercial hub.
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