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Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police

Tens of thousands take to the streets demanding greater freedoms from Beijing in the former British colony.

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police

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Hong Kong: Demonstrators boo Chinese anthem at football qualifier

Protesters sing 'Glory be to thee, Hong Kong' inside stadium hosting World Cup qualifier against Iran.

Hong Kong: Demonstrators boo Chinese anthem at football qualifier

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Hong Kong protesters march to US consulate calling for support

Demonstrators seek to bring international attention to Hong Kong's political crisis, now in its 14th week.

Hong Kong protesters march to US consulate calling for support

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Hong Kong finds flickers of hope in Ukraine's Winter on Fire

Oscar-nominated documentary on Ukraine's revolution captures attention of audience growing restless under Chinese rule.

Hong Kong finds flickers of hope in Ukraine's Winter on Fire

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Family politics: How Hong Kong protests affect the home dynamic

While some parents buy protective gear for children attending rallies, others refuse to accept their participation.

Family politics: How Hong Kong protests affect the home dynamic

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Looking to future, school students join Hong Kong protests

Teenagers boycott classes on first day to join long-running pro-democracy demonstrations in self-governing territory.

Looking to future, school students join Hong Kong protests

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Hong Kong protesters tear-gassed after clashes with police

Thousands rally as police fire water cannon against petrol-bomb throwing demonstrators defying a police ban.

Hong Kong protesters tear-gassed after clashes with police

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Hong Kong police arrest prominent activists ahead of mass rally

Fears of a crackdown grow as a Beijing newspaper suggests troops won't 'sit on their hands' with more demonstrations.

Hong Kong police arrest prominent activists ahead of mass rally

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Hong Kong police under fire over violent response to protests

Critics say police tactics undermine public trust in force once seen as 'Asia's finest' but now the target of anger.

Hong Kong police under fire over violent response to protests

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When walls talk: Hong Kong protesters bring grievances to suburbs

Protesters post sticky notes to spread message of dissent as walls have emerged as a new front of resistance.

When walls talk: Hong Kong protesters bring grievances to suburbs

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'Nothing to lose': The Hong Kong protesters taking on China

Protesters say they're aware of the risks, but are prepared to play the 'long game' in support of Hong Kong's freedoms.

'Nothing to lose': The Hong Kong protesters taking on China