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Explainer: Why Hong Kong's extradition law changes are fuelling fears

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Tens of thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday in a bid to block changes to the Chinese-ruled city's extradition laws, which could pave the way for fugitives wanted by mainland China to be sent across the border for trial for the first time.
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Published 2 weeks ago -  00:33
Hundreds of Thousands March In Hong Kong to Protest China Extradition Bill
According to Reuters, Hong Kong was plunged into a fresh political crisis on Sunday night after hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets to thwart a proposed extradition law that would allow suspects to be sent to mainland China to face trial. After seven hours of marching, organizers estimated 1,030,000 people took part, far outstripping a demonstration in 2003.

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