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Hong Kong: Arrests made at unauthorised rally in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
September 01, 2019 at 10:03 GMT +00:00 · Published

Two people were seen arrested by police as hundreds took part in an unauthorised rally at the Hong Kong International Airport and near it, on Sunday.

People were seen being chased by the police with guards searching their belongings later.

Protests have been taking place in Hong Kong since the end of March. Demonstrators are calling for the complete withdrawal of a suspended bill that would allow the extradition of the city's residents to mainland China for trials, as well as for Chief Executive Carrie Lam's resignation.

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Two people were seen arrested by police as hundreds took part in an unauthorised rally at the Hong Kong International Airport and near it, on Sunday.

People were seen being chased by the police with guards searching their belongings later.

Protests have been taking place in Hong Kong since the end of March. Demonstrators are calling for the complete withdrawal of a suspended bill that would allow the extradition of the city's residents to mainland China for trials, as well as for Chief Executive Carrie Lam's resignation.

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