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Police use pepper spray on angry Hong Kong demonstrators

Hong Kong police fired pepper spray at protesters on Sunday, in an echo of the skirmishes that led to the 79-day pro-democracy Occupy Hong Kong movement of 2014. Demonstrators had gathered to object to a decision by the Chinese Communist Party to interfere in a row over whether two pro-independence lawmakers should be allowed to take their […]