China likens protesters to 'terrorists', Hong Kong airport reopens

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China's Hong Kong Liaison office said on Wednesday that anti government protesters were no different to "terrorists", as U.S. President Donald Trump said Chinese troops were moving to the border with Hong Kong and urged calm.

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Protesters Sing as They Stage Another Sit-In at Hong Kong Airport
Protesters held a sit-in held for the second straight day at Hong Kong International Airport on Saturday, August 10, as part of ongoing protests against the government. This footage shows protesters singing โ€œDo You Hear The People Singโ€ from the musical Les Miserables. The South China Morning Post reported that police had described the protest as an โ€œillegal gatheringโ€ and urged those attending to stay peaceful. Other demonstrations were planned across the weekend, which has now witnessed widespread protests for 10 weeks. Anti-government protests that began in opposition to a now-shelved extradition bill but have continued in the face of criticism from both local authorities and Beijing. Credit: @johncw_Mok via Storyful

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