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Protesters gather near photos of other protesters injured during Wednesday's violent protest, as well as photos of police commander they claimed had authorized the use of aggressive tactics, in Hong Kong on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Hong Kong citizens marched for hours Sunday in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city's top leader for her handling of legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
The Latest: Hong Kong police say want to clear protestersHong Kong police say they want to clear the streets of protesters Monday morning
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Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night.Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night.
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Protesters shout next to a policeman as they continue to protest an extradition bill, Sunday, June 16, 2019, in Hong Kong. Hong Kong residents Sunday continued their massive protest over an unpopular extradition bill that has highlighted the territory's apprehension about relations with mainland China, a week after the crisis brought as many as 1 million into the streets. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Massive protests draw apology from Hong Kong leadershipHong Kong citizens marched for hours in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city's top leader for her handling of legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony
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Hong Kong government issues apology over handling of politically-charged legislation that sparked massive protestsHong Kong government issues apology over handling of politically-charged legislation that sparked massive protests
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Over 40% of newly elected Indian lawmakers facing chargesNearly 43% of new members of India's lower house of Parliament have won office despite facing criminal charges
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Rights group: Pakistan shouldn't execute mentally ill manA rights group has urged the Pakistani government not to execute a prisoner with "clear symptoms of mental illness" scheduled to be hanged in two days
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UN anti-terror official makes controversial trip to XinjiangChina says the U.N. counterterrorism chief has visited Xinjiang despite protests from the U.S. and a rights group that the trip would be inappropriate in light of the human rights conditions in the far west region
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A man watches a broadcast of Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaking at a press conference held in Hong Kong on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Lam said she will suspend a proposed extradition bill indefinitely in response to widespread public unhappiness over the measure, which would enable authorities to send some suspects to stand trial in mainland courts. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Activists push Sunday protest despite Hong Kong bill delayHong Kong leader suspends extradition bill that sparked the city's biggest public protests in years, but activists say new demonstration will go forward
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam walks behind a red barrier tape toward a press conference in Hong Kong Saturday, June 15, 2019. Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she will suspend a proposed extradition bill indefinitely. Lam told media Saturday she took the move in response to widespread public unhappiness over the measure, which would enable authorities to send some suspects to stand trial in mainland courts. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
After bill fiasco, Hong Kong chief fights for political lifeHong Kong leader Carrie Lam has found herself in a precarious position after she was forced to back down from an unpopular extradition bill seen as eroding the territory's democratic values
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Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at a press conference in Hong Kong Saturday, June 15, 2019. Lam said she will suspend a proposed extradition bill indefinitely in response to widespread public unhappiness over the measure, which would enable authorities to send some suspects to stand trial in mainland courts. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
The Latest: Activists say shelving bill is not enoughHong Kong leader suspends extradition bill that sparked the city's biggest public protests in years, but activists say new demonstration will go forward
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This June 13, 2019 false-color image from the European Commission's Sentinel-2 satellite that was processed by Sinergise's Sentinel Hub website shows the Norwegian-owned MT Front Altair ablaze with smoke rising from it in the Gulf of Oman after what the U.S. described as a limpet mine attack by Iran. Iran has denied being involved in the incident. The white light in the image is the sun being reflected off the waters of the Gulf of Oman. (European Commission via AP)
Middle East attack jolts oil-import dependent AsiaThe blasts detonated far from the bustling megacities of Asia, but the attack this week on two tankers in the strategic Strait of Hormuz hits at the heart of the region's oil import-dependent economies
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Hong Kong leader says government will suspend debate on unpopular extradition bill.Hong Kong leader says government will suspend debate on unpopular extradition bill.
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China denies its vessel intentionally sank Filipino boatChina has acknowledged its fishing vessel hit a Filipino boat in the disputed South China Sea in an incident that prompted an outcry in the Philippines but denies the collision was intentional
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Bridge in China collapses, sending vehicles into riverAn entire section of a roadway bridge has plunged into a wide river in southern China, sending two vehicles into the water and leaving two people missing
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AP PHOTOS: Umbrellas, a Hong Kong protest symbol, brokenAP PHOTOS: Umbrellas, a symbol of Hong Kong protests, are silent victims after clashes with police
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