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Video: Thousands join pro-Hong Kong police rally, as anti-extradition law ‘Lennon Wall’ messages destroyed

Angry confrontations broke out around Hong Kong’s parliament Sunday as protesters supporting the city’s police taunted anti-government demonstrators on the eve of the anniversary of the semi-autonomous territory’s 1997 handover from Britain to China. Crowds of police supporters chanted “Chinese traitors!” and profanities at their largely young opponents — highlighting the ideological fissures running through the […]