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Hong Kong protests were 'riots': Beijing
Beijing, June 13, 2019 (AFP) - Beijing on Thursday described the mass protests against Hong Kong's extradition bill as "riots", and said it supported the local government's response.
Police used rubber bullets and tear gas to break up crowds Wednesday after demonstrators -- angry over legislation they say would leave people vulnerable to China's politicised justice system -- blocked roads and brought the city to a standstill.
Videos of Hong Kong pol ...