Protesters scuffle with Hong Kong police, government offices shut

A pro-democracy legislator reacts to riot police officers as he walks toward the Government House following a day of violence over an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial in Hong Kong, China, June 13, 2019. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Scuffles broke out between demonstrators and police in Hong Kong on Thursday as hundreds of people kept up a protest against a planned extradition law with mainland China, a day after police fired tear gas and rubber bullets to break up big crowds. Protests around the city’s legislature on Wednesday forced […]

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