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Hong Kong lawmakers grill security chief over protest violence

WorldNews Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Hong Kong lawmakers grill security chief over protest violenceHONG KONG: Members of Hong Kong's legislature met Wednesday for the first time since the largest anti-government protest in the city's history, with many opposition lawmakers slamming the pro-Beijing administration's handling of the crisis. Hong Kong has been shaken by a series of massive demonstrations against a proposed law that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China, and the city's police force has been criticised for using excessive force...
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News video: Hong Kong's Joshua Wong walks free, vows to join protest

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Activist Joshua Wong, who has become the face of Hong Kong's push for full democracy, is released from prison and vows to join a mass protest movement demanding that the city's Beijing-backed leader, Carrie Lam, steps down. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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