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Hong Kong: Protesters attack Chinese news agency Xinhua's offices

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
November 02, 2019 at 16:17 GMT +00:00 · Published

Opposition protesters vandalised the Hong Kong office of China's public Xinhua news agency for the first time in months of unrest on Saturday.

The windows and doors on the building's facade were smashed while graffiti sprayed on a window. The neon was also partly damaged.

Protesters have previously targeted Chinese businesses perceived to have links with Beijing.

The protests began in June over a now-withdrawn bill to allow extradition to China. They have since grown into a movement making other demands.

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Opposition protesters vandalised the Hong Kong office of China's public Xinhua news agency for the first time in months of unrest on Saturday.

The windows and doors on the building's facade were smashed while graffiti sprayed on a window. The neon was also partly damaged.

Protesters have previously targeted Chinese businesses perceived to have links with Beijing.

The protests began in June over a now-withdrawn bill to allow extradition to China. They have since grown into a movement making other demands.

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