Hong Kong: China condemns riots in Hong Kong protests as "terrorism"

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Beijing (AFP) The Chinese government has linked the protests in Hong Kong to "terrorism." "Radical demonstrators" have repeatedly attacked "extremely dangerous items" police officers, said Yang Guang, spokesman for the State Council's Hong Kong and Macao Special Administrative Zones, on Monday. This was "a serious violent crime" and showed "first signs of terrorism". At Hong Kong airport, 5,000 people gathered for further protests.

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