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Pressure builds on Hong Kong leader as democracy activist vows to join protests

Reuters Monday, 17 June 2019
Activist Joshua Wong, who has become the face of Hong Kong's push for full democracy, walked free from prison on Monday and vowed to join a mass protest movement demanding that the city's Beijing-backed leader, Carrie Lam, steps down.
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The 22-year-old pledges to join extradition bill protests and calls for beleaguered leader Carrie Lam to step down.

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