PBS NewsHour

Mass protests over Hong Kong extradition law turn violent

Clip: 06/12/2019 | 2m 25s Video has closed captioning.

Protesters in Hong Kong are promising more mass demonstrations after some erupted into violence. Police battled crowds in a growing crisis over Hong Kong officials’ granting mainland China greater control over the city -- including the power to extradite people from Hong Kong for trial in China. Debi Edward of Independent Television News reports on the “dogged determination” of the law’s critics.

Aired: 06/12/19

Expired: 07/12/19

Rating: NR

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