Attackers beat Hong Kong autonomy protesters in subway
22 July 2019 | 8:53 am
Media in Hong Kong have released video footage showing masked assailants attacking commuters in a subway station. For a seventh weekend, thousands demanded more autonomy from China as police fired tear gas at protesters.
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