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Hong Kong: Anti-government protesters rally on international Human Rights Day

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
December 10, 2019 at 16:08 GMT +00:00 · Published

Anti-government protesters demonstrated in Hong Kong on Tuesday to mark the international Human Rights Day. The rally came two days after tens of thousands of people took to the streets to mark the event in advance.

Footage shows demonstrators chanting slogans and waving a flag with the message "Liberate Hong Kong, time for revolution" in Mandarin.

Claudia Mo, a pro-democracy lawmaker in Hong Kong's Legislative Council, took the stage to address the rally. "The Carrie Lam government cannot get away with all that. It's all there. This fight is cross-sector, cross-generation, it's Hong Kong-wide, it's going to last for generations to come," said Mo.

Hong Kong has been rocked by protests sparked by the now-withdrawn extradition bill since March. The rallies have since evolved into a wider movement against the government, marked by violent clashes between protesters and police.

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Anti-government protesters demonstrated in Hong Kong on Tuesday to mark the international Human Rights Day. The rally came two days after tens of thousands of people took to the streets to mark the event in advance.

Footage shows demonstrators chanting slogans and waving a flag with the message "Liberate Hong Kong, time for revolution" in Mandarin.

Claudia Mo, a pro-democracy lawmaker in Hong Kong's Legislative Council, took the stage to address the rally. "The Carrie Lam government cannot get away with all that. It's all there. This fight is cross-sector, cross-generation, it's Hong Kong-wide, it's going to last for generations to come," said Mo.

Hong Kong has been rocked by protests sparked by the now-withdrawn extradition bill since March. The rallies have since evolved into a wider movement against the government, marked by violent clashes between protesters and police.

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