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More than 1 million people joined anti-fugitive law protest: Civil Human Rights Front

Hong Kong | Jun 9, 2019 21:44
<p>A total of 1.03 million people joined the protest against fugitive law amendment today, organizer Civil Human Rights Front said.<br />It exceeded&nbsp;the turnout of a 2003 rally against the enactment of Basic Law Article 23, which was 500,000, the group said.&nbsp;<br />By 7pm, all protesters have left Victoria Park. The end of the queue has not arrived at Central Government Offices by 9.45pm.&nbsp;<br />Police announced that 240,000 people joined the protest during its peak period &ndash; the highest turnout of any protest estimated by police since the 2003 protest.&nbsp;</p>


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