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News24 Saturday, 15 June 2019
Hong Kong's embattled leader on Saturday said a divisive bill that would allow extraditions to China would be "suspended" in a major climbdown from her government after a week of unprecedented protests.
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News video: Hong Kong suspends controversial extradition bill after backlash

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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announces suspension of controversial bill, saying it had caused 'a lot of division'.

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