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Hong Kong Government Withdraws Riot Police

Hong Kong authorities say they are withdrawing riot police from city streets as pro-democracy protests appear to be calming down. In a statement Monday, the government also called on demonstrators to leave protest areas peacefully to allow for a resumption of public transport services.  Thousands of people continued the demonstrations around the main Hong Kong government building, ignoring messages from student and pro-democracy leaders to retreat for fear that the police might...

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