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1997-2019: a different kind of anniversary…

The 22nd anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover to China was again marked by the usual pro-democracy protests, but this year a new breed of protester joined the march: the helmeted, gas-masked, makeshift-shield-wielding, safety-glasses-sporting anti-Extradition Bill youngster shouting “𨳒你老母” (“#*%& your mother” in Cantonese) at anything with a police uniform…

Meanwhile, here in Shanghai, the South China Morning Post website is unaccessible, same for Bloomberg. And my VPN won’t work… For some reason, CNBC got through so here we go:

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/01/fresh-hong-kong-protests-to-mark-22-years-since-handover-to-china.html

Picture credits: Anthony Kwan/Getty Images

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