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By swarming Hong Kong airport, protesters take their message directly to the world

WorldNews Monday, 12 August 2019 ()
By swarming Hong Kong airport, protesters take their message directly to the worldHong Kong (CNN)Protesters in Hong Kong are calling for a mass rally at the city's international airport Monday, following another night of violent clashes between pro-democracy activists and riot police. The focus on the airport comes as the city's protest movement enters its 11th week. Since Friday, groups of peaceful protesters have occupied the airport's main arrivals terminal, unfurling banners and handing out anti-government leaflets in multiple languages to international visitors. Numbers at the airport have never risen above the low thousands, but there were calls for a million people to take to the terminal Monday in reaction to alleged police brutality. A protester in Hong Kong...
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News video: Protesters Crowd Arrivals Hall at Hong Kong Airport

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Protesters held a sit-in at Hong Kong International Airport on August 9 as part of ongoing protests against the government. Local media said that more than 1,000 people took part in the protest. The sit-in marks the start of a weekend of planned demonstrations at the airport, the South China Morning...

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