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Hong Kong Protesters Have Low Expectations for Friday Talks

The pro-democracy demonstration in Hong Kong is set to reach the two-week mark Friday as protest leaders meet for talks with top government officials. The protesters want authorities to change the constitution to allow direct elections, but Beijing and its Hong Kong appointed leaders are against the move. Student protesters have low expectations and some residents are growing impatient with their occupation of city streets. Hong Kong's protest leaders have two demands to discuss...

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