Protests Continue In Hong Kong Over Extradition Bill
Monday, 17 June 2019 Protesters marched in Hong Kong Sunday, even after the government suspended an extradition bill. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Anthony Kuhn and pro-democracy legislator Charles Mok.
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's embattled leader steps down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades. Francesca Lynagh reports.
*Hong Kong:* Two people were arrested on Sunday, including a man who tried to jump off a footbridge "out of panic", in relation to anti-parallel trader protests... Mid-Day Also reported by •Christian Science Monitor