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Hong Kong Riot Police Clash With Protesters Amid Crackdown on Street Vendors

By Clare Baldwin HONG KONG, Feb 9  – Riot police used batons and pepper spray early on Tuesday to disperse crowds after clashes erupted when authorities tried to move illegal street vendors from a working-class district, the worst street violence since pro-democracy protests in late 2014. Protesters hurled bricks at police as scuffles broke out,

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