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Hong Kong leader apologizes to public after massive protests over extradition bill

Reuters Sunday, 16 June 2019
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologized to the public on Sunday with "utmost sincerity and humility" after the second massive protest in a week over a proposed extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial.
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