Demonstrators Stage Anti-Government Christmas Eve Protests In Hong Kong | NBC Nightly News

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Published: 12/25/2019

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Protestors say it’s a fight for greater democracy in what some have sarcastically dubbed Hong Kong’s “White Christmas”: instead of snow, tear gas and pepper spray. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a c...



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Tonight, in hong kong, on the eve before christmas clashes, one of the city's luxury shopping malls christmas, shoppers watch and shock as plainclothes police officers in black and green jackets beat bank anti-government demonstrators protesters say it's a fight for greater democracy. What some have sarcastically dubbed hong kong's white christmas instead of snow tear gas and pepper spray journali ...
t jasmine leung, told us the clashes lasted into christmas day at 3:00. In the morning in hong kong, you can still see bright. Police officers are still on the train at one point, police vans broke through a makeshift barricade erected in the middle of a high-end tourist hub only for protesters to go about setting it up. Againa cycle of violence. Now, in its seventh month, servers say, protests intensity dipped in december, but with more protests in the works questions that this latest spike will give protesters momentum going into the new year. Erin mclaughlin nbc news, nbc news fans thanks for checking out our youtube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch. The latest interviews show highlights and digital exclusives thanks for watching.


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