Three prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activists have been sentenced to prison for a protest outside police headquarters, as authorities step up a crackdown on opposition to tighten control by Beijing over the territory

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    HONG KONG -- Three prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activists were sentenced to prison Wednesday for a protest outside police headquarters as authorities stepped up a crackdown on opposition to ...
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  • Key Hong Kong activists jailed over police HQ protest
    Three prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activists have been sentenced to prison for a protest outside police headquarters, as authorities step up a crackdown on opposition to tighten control by ...
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  • Key Hong Kong activists jailed over police HQ protest
    HONG KONG — (AP) — Three prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activists were sentenced to prison Wednesday for a protest outside police headquarters as authorities stepped up a crackdown on ...
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  • Key Hong Kong activists jailed over police HQ protest
    Prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Wong and two other activists, Lam and Agnes Chow, were taken into custody after they pleaded guilty to charges related to a demonstration outside police ...
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  • Key Hong Kong activists jailed over police HQ protest
    Three prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activists have been sentenced to prison for a protest outside police headquarters, as authorities step up a crackdown on opposition to tighten control by ...
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