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HK demonstrators nabbed for democracy protest ahead of Xi's visit

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Student protest leader Joshua Wong shouting as he is carried away by police on Wednesday as protesters are detained at a monument symbolising the city's handover from British to Chinese rule.

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HONG Kong police on Wednesday arrested pro-democracy protesters, some of whom scrambled up a monument symbolising the city's handover from British to Chinese rule, a day before Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to arrive for the celebrations.

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