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HK police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by'

HK police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by'
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Police in Hong Kong fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters on Sunday, a day after violent clashes between anti-government protesters and police, as China's official news said Beijing would not let the situation go on.

The Chinese-controlled city has been rocked by months of protests against a proposed bill to allow people to be extradited to stand trial in mainland China and a general strike aimed at bringing the city to a halt is planned for Monday.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)



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