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HKFP Lens: Hong Kong Island comes to a standstill as hundreds of thousands protest extradition bill

Hundreds of thousands have joined a mass protest against the Hong Kong government’s controversial extradition bill, in what organisers are hoping may become the largest protest since 500,000 rallied against national security legislation in 2003. Read our full story.

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Protesters march during a rally against a controversial extradition law proposal in Hong Kong on June 9, 2019. Photo: Philip Fong/AFP.

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HKFP Lens: Hong Kong Island comes to a standstill as hundreds of thousands protest extradition bill