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Hong Kong: People injured as Hong Kong protests continue

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
September 08, 2019 at 14:28 GMT +00:00 · Published

Protests took place in Hong Kong's Causeway Bay shopping district on Sunday.

A police officer was seen firing a canister during the demonstrations. Medics were also seen treating injured protesters and journalists.

One protester called on the US government "to pass the 'Democracy act' [Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act] against those Chinese and Hong Kong officials who suppress the human rights of the Hong Kong people."

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Protests took place in Hong Kong's Causeway Bay shopping district on Sunday.

A police officer was seen firing a canister during the demonstrations. Medics were also seen treating injured protesters and journalists.

One protester called on the US government "to pass the 'Democracy act' [Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act] against those Chinese and Hong Kong officials who suppress the human rights of the Hong Kong people."

M/S Medics treating injured protesters, journalists

SOT, Protester (Chinese): "We finally get a response from the international community after a three month fight, the US Congress starts in early September, we urge the US government to pass the 'Democracy act' against those Chinese and Hong Kong officials who suppress the human rights of the Hong Kong people."

W/S Riot police cordon; office fires canister

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