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AP Photos: Hong Kong activists vow to keep up pressure

Seattle Times Thursday, 13 June 2019 ()
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong activists who clashed with police in some of the territory’s biggest violence are vowing to keep protesting an extradition bill that has become a lightning rod for concerns over Chinese control and eroding freedoms. Police used tear gas and pepper spray to disperse the crowds on Wednesday. More than […]
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News video: Under pressure, Hong Kong suspends extradition bill

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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has indefinitely delayed a proposed law to allow extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after widespread anger over the bill sparked violent protests in the Asian finance hub. Francesca Lynagh reports.

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