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Protesters and police spar in Hong Kong

Protesters and police spar in Hong Kong Hong Kong (CNN) — Police clashed with activists at the main Hong Kong pro-democracy protest site Monday morning after a violent nighttime standoff when protesters surrounded government headquarters in the city's Admiralty district. Authorities removed … Full News here – Read more on CNN

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Hong Kong police clear last pro-democracy protest site

Hong Kong police clear last pro-democracy protest site Hong Kong, a former British territory, returned to Chinese rule in 1997 under a "one country, two systems" formula that gives the city more autonomy and freedom than the mainland and a goal of universal suffrage. The protesters are demanding open … Full News here – Read more […]

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Hong Kong Police Begin Clearing Last Occupy Protest Site

Hong Kong Police Begin Clearing Last Occupy Protest Site Hong Kong's leader declared the end of pro-democracy protests that blocked the city's roads for more than 11 weeks, as police cleared the last demonstration site. Cars and trams returned to areas of the popular Causeway Bay shopping district that had … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong Protest Leaders Attempt to Surrender to Police

Hong Kong Protest Leaders Attempt to Surrender to Police Benny Tai Yiu-ting, Chan Kin-man, Chu Yiu-ming Three protest leaders, from right, Chan Kin-man, Benny Tai and the Rev. Chu Yiu-ming walk toward the police station in Hong Kong on Dec. 3, 2014, to surrender to police Kin Cheung—AP … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Hong Kong police dismantle pro-democracy protest site

Hong Kong police dismantle pro-democracy protest site Hong Kong (AFP) – Hong Kong police swooped on the city's main pro-democracy site Thursday, clearing away tents and barricades after more than two months of rallies, and issuing an ultimatum to a hard core of protesters who have refused to budge. Full News here – Read more […]

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The final push: police finalise plans to clear Hong Kong streets of Occupy

The final push: police finalise plans to clear Hong Kong streets of Occupy … More than 3,000 police officers could be deployed to clear the biggest Occupy camp in Admiralty and the protest zone in Causeway Bay on the same day this week, according to police sources. The clearance is likely to take place on […]

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3 Hong Kong Occupy leaders report to police, but others keep up the fight

3 Hong Kong Occupy leaders report to police, but others keep up the fight … Hong Kong (CNN) — Three co-founders of a pro-democracy organization that's been demonstrating for weeks in Hong Kong reported to police Wednesday, though other groups — hunger strikers among them — remain out in force, demanding sweeping … Full News here […]

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Hong Kong protest leaders meet with police

Hong Kong protest leaders meet with police Occupy Central says it is a non-violent direct action movement that is demanding a fully democratic government in Hong Kong. Protesters want city authorities and the Chinese central government in Beijing to amend plans to screen all candidates for Hong … Full News here – Read more on USA […]

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Hong Kong's Occupy Central leaders surrender to police as pro-democracy

Hong Kong's Occupy Central leaders surrender to police as pro-democracy … Leaders of Hong Kong's Occupy Central movement have surrendered to police for their role in democracy protests the government has deemed illegal. But after a short meeting, Benny Tai, Chan Kin-man and Chu Yiu-ming were released without charge. Full News here – Read more […]

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Watch: Hong Kong protesters clash with police as violence flares and tensions rise

Watch: Hong Kong protesters clash with police as violence flares and tensions rise Pro-democracy protesters clashed with police on Monday as they tried to surround Hong Kong's government headquarters in an attempt to revitalise their flagging movement for democratic reforms after camping out on the city's streets for more than two … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong protesters clash with police after new clampdown

Hong Kong protesters clash with police after new clampdown The protests, which have lasted well beyond many people's expectations, drew more than 100,000 on to the streets of Hong Kong at the peak. While numbers have dwindled, they have swelled to several thousand at weekends and at key moments given a … Full News here – […]

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Police arrest at least 40 pro-democracy protesters

Police arrest at least 40 pro-democracy protesters Pro-democracy protesters clashed with police early Monday as they tried to surround Hong Kong government headquarters, stepping up their movement for genuine democratic reforms after camping out on the city's streets for more than two months. Full News here – Read more on CBC.ca

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Clashes Erupt as Hong Kong Police Crack Down on Protesters

Clashes Erupt as Hong Kong Police Crack Down on Protesters HONG KONG — Thousands of pro-democracy activists clashed with police in running scuffles in the gritty district of Mong Kok early on Saturday in a bid to reclaim part of one of the largest and most volatile protest sites in Hong Kong. After hours of […]

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Street clashes erupt as Hong Kong police crack down on protesters

Street clashes erupt as Hong Kong police crack down on protesters HONG KONG (Reuters) – Thousands of pro-democracy activists clashed with police in running scuffles in the gritty district of Mong Kok early on Saturday in a bid to reclaim part of one of the largest and most volatile protest sites in Hong Kong. After […]

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Hong Kong student leader considering suing police over arrest, says lawyer

Hong Kong student leader considering suing police over arrest, says lawyer A 18-year-old pro-democracy leader is considering legal action against Hong Kong police, his lawyer said, after officers allegedly struck him and targeted his groin during his arrest on Wednesday. Joshua Wong was bailed on Thursday on condition he did … Full News here – […]

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