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Hong Kong leader hopes for peaceful resolution of university standoff

Reuters Tuesday, 19 November 2019 ()
Hong Kong's embattled leader, Carrie Lam, hopes a standoff between police and anti-government protesters at a major university can be resolved peacefully, she said on Tuesday, adding that she had told police to handle it in a humane way.
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Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets as they pinned protesters inside a university on Monday, as China warned the UK and other Western powers not to meddle in its affairs. David Doyle reports.

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