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Hundreds of Hong Kong police block streets, search passers-by to thwart plans for anniversary protest

Hundreds of police deployed in Hong Kong, setting up roadblocks at cross-harbour tunnels and cordoning off streets, to thwart expected protests on the anniversary of the first major clash of the 2019 protests. On June 12, 2019, police used tear gas, rubber bullets and bean bag rounds against protesters who blocked major roads near the […]