China's state media spreads false information about Hong Kong protests
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 In Hong Kong, protests against a controversial extradition bill continue, but China is looking to downplay the unrest. According to BuzzFeed News, Chinese state media has published a series of stories with false information. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joined CBSN to explain what China is doing and why.
Hong Kong's streets were calm on Saturday as local media reported the city's government would suspend a proposed law on extradition to mainland China that sparked widespread anger and violent protests, with leader Carrie Lam planning to address reporters later in the day. Rough cut - no reporter...
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