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Dozens hurt in Hong Kong riot over illegal hawkers

The battles, which broke out after officials tried to move illegal food sellers, have been dubbed the "fishball revolution" on social media, after a popular street dish often consumed during Chinese New Year.

Hong Kong

SCORES of police officers were hurt on Tuesday when a riot erupted in Hong Kong over official attempts to move illegal hawkers, in the most serious violence that the city has seen since mass pro-democracy protests in 2014.

Police said that nearly 90 of their number were...

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