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Pro-democracy protesters bring Hong Kong to standstill for a fourth day

WorldNews Thursday, 14 November 2019
Pro-democracy protesters bring Hong Kong to standstill for a fourth dayHong Kong pro-democracy protesters have brought parts of the Chinese-ruled city to a standstill for a fourth day, forcing schools to close and blocking highways. Students have also built barricades and stockpiled makeshift weapons, setting the stage for campus showdowns. China's Global Times, owned by the state-run People's Daily, briefly tweeted that the Hong Kong government was expected to announce a weekend curfew after some of the worst violence in decades in the former British colony. It deleted the tweet soon afterward without an explanation. Thousands of students hunkered down inside several campuses, surrounded by piles of food, bricks, petrol bombs, arrows with heads wrapped...
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News video: Refile - Prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy figures assaulted in targeted attacks

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Multiple pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong have been assaulted or attacked for openly standing up against China, in what critics have dubbed as "White Terror."

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