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Police Sweep Hong Kong Campus for Weapons

Anti-government office workers attend a lunchtime protest in Hong Kong, China, November 28, 2019. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

Police teams Thursday began clearing a Hong Kong university that was a flashpoint for clashes with anti-government demonstrators, as the government slammed a U.S. move to sign into law bills supporting human rights in the Chinese territory.

The move into the Polytechnic University came after its administration said they believed no one else remained inside after a two-day search ended Wednesday. Faculty teams found only a young woman in weak condition and a stockpile of dangerous items including gasoline bombs and corrosive liquid.

Hours before the police operation, a masked protester came out from hiding and told reporters there were fewer than read more >>>

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