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Hong Kong ramps up security for China's National Day

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Hong Kong ramps up security for China's National Day

Hong Kong ramps up security for China's National Day

Police are anticipating mass protests across the city over Beijing's growing influence, but despite the unrest, it appears to be business as usual in the financial hub.


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