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Hong Kong: Thousands upon thousands flood streets as protests continue

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
August 18, 2019 at 11:38 GMT +00:00 · Published

Thousands of protesters marched through streets across Hong Kong on Sunday as part of the ongoing demonstrations which have rocked the city.

The protest is one of a series since the end of March against a government proposed legislative amendment which could enable Hong Kong to consider extradition requests from countries where there is no prior agreement.

The discontent then grew into a variety of grievances ranging from calls for greater democracy and against police brutality.

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Thousands of protesters marched through streets across Hong Kong on Sunday as part of the ongoing demonstrations which have rocked the city.

The protest is one of a series since the end of March against a government proposed legislative amendment which could enable Hong Kong to consider extradition requests from countries where there is no prior agreement.

The discontent then grew into a variety of grievances ranging from calls for greater democracy and against police brutality.

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