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Why Protests In Hong Kong Will Likely Continue Despite Some Key Demands Being Met

Credit: NPR- Published on September 4, 2019
NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Washington Post reporter Shibani Mahtani about why the Hong Kong protests likely won't end, even though Chief Executive Carrie Lam met a key demand of activists.
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Video credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO
Published on September 4, 2019 -  01:01
Hong Kong Leader Withdraws Extradition Bill
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced in a televised address that she would formally withdraw an extradition bill which triggered a wave of protests lasting months. The withdrawal of the bill was one of the demands of pro-democracy activists, but they have vowed to carry on with protests until Hong Kong can have “free elections”.

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