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China National Day: Hong Kong peace 'is an illusion'

BBC News Friday, 2 October 2020
Last year, China's National Day saw violent clashes between police and protesters in Hong Kong.
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Hong Kong on Thursday (October 1) marked the 71st anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China with a flag raising ceremony and a reception hosted by Chief Executive Carrie Lam.

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