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Protesters hurl petrol bombs after police fire tear gas in Hong Kong

A riot police officer fires a tear gas canister toward anti-government demonstrators during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A riot police officer fires a tear gas canister toward anti-government demonstrators during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A riot police officer fires a tear gas canister toward anti-government demonstrators during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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An anti-government protester is detained by riot police during a protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-government protester is detained by riot police during a protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-government protester is detained by riot police during a protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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An anti-government protester walks past a burning barrier outside Mong Kok MTR station during a protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-government protester walks past a burning barrier outside Mong Kok MTR station during a protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-government protester walks past a burning barrier outside Mong Kok MTR station during a protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A first aid volunteer kicks a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A first aid volunteer kicks a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A first aid volunteer kicks a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A pedestrian argues with riot police as he was asked to check his bag during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A pedestrian argues with riot police as he was asked to check his bag during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A pedestrian argues with riot police as he was asked to check his bag during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Riot police push an anti-government protester during a protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Riot police push an anti-government protester during a protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Riot police push an anti-government protester during a protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A journalist reacts after being hit with tears gas during an anti-government protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A journalist reacts after being hit with tears gas during an anti-government protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A journalist reacts after being hit with tears gas during an anti-government protest at Mong Kok in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Police officers ask a pedestrian to move from a site as they disperse protesters during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Police officers ask a pedestrian to move from a site as they disperse protesters during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Police officers ask a pedestrian to move from a site as they disperse protesters during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Police officers detain an anti-government demonstrator during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Police officers detain an anti-government demonstrator during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Police officers detain an anti-government demonstrator during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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A demonstrator tries to catch a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A demonstrator tries to catch a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A demonstrator tries to catch a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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An anti-government demonstrator sprays water as he is seen among tear gas smoke during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An anti-government demonstrator sprays water as he is seen among tear gas smoke during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An anti-government demonstrator sprays water as he is seen among tear gas smoke during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Police officers react during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Police officers react during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Police officers react during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Protesters runs away as riot policemen advance to disperse them during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters runs away as riot policemen advance to disperse them during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters runs away as riot policemen advance to disperse them during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A firefighter extinguishes fire burning at an entrance to Mong Kok MTR Station during anti-government protests in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A firefighter extinguishes fire burning at an entrance to Mong Kok MTR Station during anti-government protests in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A firefighter extinguishes fire burning at an entrance to Mong Kok MTR Station during anti-government protests in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Police officers disperse protesters during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Police officers disperse protesters during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Police officers disperse protesters during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A member of the press affected by the tear gas receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A member of the press affected by the tear gas receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A member of the press affected by the tear gas receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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An anti-government protester throws a petrol bomb during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government protester throws a petrol bomb during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government protester throws a petrol bomb during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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An Anti-government demonstrator throws a bottle of water as he is seen among the tear gas during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

An Anti-government demonstrator throws a bottle of water as he is seen among the tear gas during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

An Anti-government demonstrator throws a bottle of water as he is seen among the tear gas during a protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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A man receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A man receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A man receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Police officers react during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Police officers react during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Police officers react during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 27, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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