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Hong Kong Activists Cede Ground; Protest Goes On Insist Leaders

Hong Kong police used chainsaws and sledgehammers Tuesday to remove barricades from a main avenue in the financial district, where protesters have camped for over two weeks to demand political reforms.  Activists continue to protest peacefully - and still hold another key thoroughfare - the rhetoric is escalating on all sides.  Pro-government factions yelled criticism at democracy protesters around Admiralty station Tuesday afternoon, while hundreds of riot police looked on...

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