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'Too scared to escape': Isolated protesters hold out on trashed Hong Kong campus

Reuters Thursday, 21 November 2019
'Too scared to escape': Isolated protesters hold out on trashed Hong Kong campusInside the increasingly empty and trashed campus of a Hong Kong university only a handful of activists held out on Thursday as they desperately searched for ways to escape or hide while squads of police encircled the grounds.
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Fewer than 100 protesters remained holed up in a Hong Kong university on Thursday as riot police encircled the campus, with some activists desperately searching for ways to escape while others hid. Lauren Anthony reports.

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