Watch: Tuesday Hong Kong airport protests

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Published on 13 Aug 2019, 18:38
Chaos erupted at Hong Kong's airport as riot police armed with pepper spray and batons clashed with protesters who occupied a terminal. For two months, the pro-democracy demonstrators have been calling for change in Hong Kong, which has existed as a semiautonomous part of China since the British handed it over in 1997. The protests began in June, initially over a bill that would allow Hong Kongers to be extradited to China. Read more: Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube:

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