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Chinese Military Sends New Troops Into Hong Kong

Aug 28, 2019 - The New York Times

HONG KONG — The Chinese military began sending a new group of troops into Hong Kong on Thursday, a move it described as a normal annual rotation of its garrison in the city, but one that was being closely watched because of the ongoing local political turmoil.

The troops were moved as the Hong Kong police denied protesters permission to hold another large march through the city on Saturday, a decision that organizers said they would appeal. One of the protest organizers said he was attac...