Police clash with Hong Kong democracy protestors

Hong Kong police have forcibly removed protestors kicking and screaming from the city's central business district, Reuters reports.

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Hong Kong protesters gather for democracy march

Half a million people are expected to join a pro-democracy march in Hong Kong today in protest at the Chinese government.

Activists in the former British colony are demanding greater democratic rights. Credit: ITV News

The dispute intensified in recent days after almost 800,000 people voted in an unofficial referendum on Hong Kong's political future, much to the chagrin of the Beijing authorities.

The July 1 rally marks the anniversary of Hong Kong's return to Chinese control in 1997. Credit: ITV News

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