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Many in Hong Kong look for the exit amid China tension

by July 19, 2016 World News

HONG KONG (Reuters) – When activists began setting fire to trash bins and hurling bricks at police during a February riot in Hong Kong, Chris Lee became more convinced his decision to leave his siblings and mother behind and move to Taiwan was the right one.

Hong Kong, long known as one of the safest and most law-abiding cities in Asia, has become increasingly polarized with occasional violent protests, fueled in part by tensions with Communist Party leaders in Beijing over the Chinese-ruled city’s democratic future. We’re sorry. You don't have permission to access this page. Please sign up to have full access to this page.

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