Tens of thousands expected to rally to demand Hong Kong leader steps down
Sunday, 16 June 2019 Tens of thousands are expected to take to the streets in Hong Kong on Sunday to demand the city's leader steps down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill following the most violent protests in decades.
Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents, mostly clad in black despite the sweltering weather, jammed the city's streets Sunday in a vehement show of opposition to proposed legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony.
Hong Kong's leader on Monday strongly condemned some anti-government protesters for an "attack" on China's main representative office in the city. Reuters India Also reported by •Reuters •SBS •Seattle Times
Thousands of people took to the streets in Hong Kong's suburban Sha Tin town in the latest protests sparked by the draft law for extraditions to mainland China.... Deutsche Welle Also reported by •Reuters •Reuters India •FOXNews.com •SBS