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Explainer: Why proposed changes to Hong Kong's extradition law are fuelling protests

Credit: Reuters- Published 1 week ago
Hong Kong's government has indefinitely delayed the second round of debate on an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial for the first time, after chaotic protests by tens of thousands of people.
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Credit: Reuters - Politics
Published 1 week ago -  00:59
Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protesters run
Hong Kong police fired pepper spray at protesters near government buildings on Wednesday as tensions ramped up over an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial. Rough cut - no reporter narration.

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