People power: What next for Hong Kong after Beijing climbdown?

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It was a million. Organizers in Hong Kong claimed it was double on 16 June 2019. Two million marching despite the suspension of a bill that would allow the extradition of political prisoners to mainland China. Protesters remain unmoved by the freeing of activist Joshua Wong and the apology of the territory's chief executive Carrie Lam. So where now? Do residents of the former British colony press their advantage and call for more rule of law or is it best not to push Beijing to hard.

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I, as a Hongkongaise, want to clarify one point - joshua Wong completed his term for jail; the govt didnt set him free in response to our protest.

Author — Earthy Kiss Skincare

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Yellow vests in Paris, why MSM keep silent in western media?

Author — Robin Luo

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Wait till China central government run out of patients and send in the troops to clamp them down! It's a matter of time!!! He he he,

Author — Peter Lim

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Francois is so mesmerizing the guests forget to say thank you back

Author — Max Jing

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Give Beijing an inch they will take a mile then swallow the city whole.

Author — Kris

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It's not fair a few comments criticizing the French media instead of the related authorities. We appreciate the world care about HK well being. Thank you the French people.

Author — Edward Lee

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Come on, western media compare the mess in the middle east and HK now. You guys still have a long way to go.

Author — Wee Kiang

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As usual your narrative makes the presumption that big business and finance control outcomes but this will not be case in Hong Kong or "ANYWHERE" else for that matter, from these times on "IT"s OVER" for the corrupt establishment, what you see now worldwide is merely a slow unravelling of their control!

Author — Green TwoStay

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I hear about the "handover of 1997" and often wonder what was implied to be be handed over. Was it the leased land? the port? the property ? the businesses? the government? or the people? The whole concept seems strange.

Author — Bonnie Manzon

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The judicial books of communist is totally different from the books of Hongkong and the Taïwanais books of laws, so they aren’t fitted the systems either.

Author — Boon Banrasavong

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HK, is pushing it this may be the last drow for the Bajin.

Author — Angelo B Koljenovic

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Xi Jingping( Winnie The Pooh) will have to use the PLA eventually, or it will be his neck will be on the chopping block, back at the Politboro.

Author — Finn McCool

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Its hard to say what is next for the protesters. Either the police will clamp down and use violence to control them as they do in France, or the government will agree to their terms and accept the will of the people is of paramount importance.

Author — laurejon

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Wow if 2 million did March, that's almost half of Hong Kong's residents!

Author — Inspiring Minds

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if it is only an initiative of carrie lam, why does it includes macao and Taiwan in that extradition bill, smell like a rotten fish.

Author — markus comillas

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Yes she is Humble and Sincere. Do that in UK riot in their Parliament and than Put up an American Flag than watch and see the Responds.

Author — looi peter

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The incident is telling the story, why it happened, not blaming on the people.the system of communist does not fit the Hongkong one.

Author — Boon Banrasavong

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Facebook power works well for HongKong.

Author — jimmy choo

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Maybe China just needs more diversity like Europe?

Author — Finn McCool

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One issue at a time, make sure this controversial bill is dropped permanently, then those rights guaranteed under Basic Law is observed strictly for at least 50 years as promised even tough there is only very limited rights contained in the document.

Author — Lam Par