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Hong Kong police fire teargas amid New Year’s Eve protests

Hong Kong police fire teargas amid New Year’s Eve protests

Authorities responded quickly after activists set fire to barricades as city prepares for a huge march on New Year’s DayHong Kong police fired teargas a few minutes into 2020 as pro-democracy protesters marked the New Year with midnight countdown rallies ahead of a huge march on 1 January.The city has been battered by more than six months of unrest with marches attended by millions, as well as confrontations in which police have fired teargas and rubber bullets – and protesters have responded with petrol bombs. Continue reading…

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Publish date : 2020-01-01 01:58:12

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