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Hong Kong protesters storm buildings, clash with police

Clip: 07/01/2019 | 2m 47s Video has closed captioning.

Protests in Hong Kong again turned violent Monday, as people stormed government buildings, breaking windows and defacing walls, in a fiery denunciation of the city's chief executive, Carrie Lam, and her attempts to cede new power to mainland China. Some of the protesters insist they have already exhausted peaceful means in their effort to retain Hong Kong's independence. Nick Schifrin reports.

Aired: 07/01/19

Rating: NR

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