Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam holds open dialogue with people

The city administration announces that it will not take arrested protesters to a controversial detention centre near the border with mainland China.

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    With the Hong Kong protests now in their 16th week, the city's leader has opened talks with the public for the first time.

    For many involved in the so-called "dialogue session", it was an opportunity to voice their anger at the government.

    Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports.


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