Protesters March As New Hong Kong Leader Is Sworn In

The demonstrations reflected concerns that the new chief executive, Leung Chun-ying, may roll back some of the city’s cherished civil liberties.

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  • 511 Hong Kong protesters arrested in overnight sit-in
    Police forcibly removed hundreds of protesters from a central avenue running through the heart of Hong Kong early Wednesday morning. Demonstrators staged a sit-in to push for the right to elect their leader free of Beijing's influence.
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    Protesters hold banners displaying a caricature of Leung Chun-ying, Hong Kong's chief executive, with Chinese characters that read "step down" during a rally in Hong Kong, China, on Tuesday, July 1, 2014.
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  • Hong Kong protesters lifted kicking and screaming from downtown rally
    By James Pomfret and Clare Baldwin HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hundreds of Hong Kong police forcibly removed kicking and screaming protesters from the Central business district on Wednesday, holdouts of a mass rally demanding greater democracy from Communist Party rulers in Beijing. The pro-democracy march on Tuesday, which organisers said attracted more than 510,000 people, and a subsequent sit-in by ...
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    Hong Kong police arrested more than 500 protesters at a sit-in early Wednesday following a huge march that organisers said mobilised half a million people demanding democratic reforms. The arrests followed a largely peaceful march on Tuesday that protest leaders said brought the biggest crowds onto the streets since the city was handed over from Britain to China in 1997. They said 511 ...
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    The pro-democracy march on Tuesday, which organisers said attracted more ... the demonstrators were demanding greater democracy in elections for Hong Kong's leader, or chief executive, in 2017. They want nominations to be open to everyone.
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  • Hong Kong police arrest democracy protesters at sit-in
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  • HK protesters demand leader’s dismissal in march for democracy
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