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Hong Kong anti-extradition protesters fire up fight in the suburbs


HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tens of thousands rallied in Hong Kong on Sunday driven by deep-seated anger at the government’s handling of an extradition bill which has revived fears of Beijing attempting to erode freedoms in the former British colony.

Millions have taken to the streets over the past month in some of the largest and most violent protests in decades over an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial in courts controlled by the Communist Party.

Demonstrators marched in sweltering heat of about 32 degrees Celsius (89.6°F) in Sha Tin ...


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