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Celebrations, Protests Mark Hong Kong Handover Anniversary

Hong Kong commemorated the 19th anniversary of the city's handover from Britain to China Friday, with flag-raising ceremonies and parties as well as protest marches. Government officials and nearly 1,000 Hong Kong residents attended a flag-raising ceremony at the Golden Bahia Square Friday morning. "We will continue to implement the policy of one country, two systems, Hong Kong people governing Hong Kong and a high degree of autonomy in accordance with the Basic Law,"...

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