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Hong Kong Admiralty/’Umbrella Square’ Protest Site Clearing: Live Blog and Live Stream

Hong Kong police walk along a barricaded road past a banner by pro-democracy protesters that reads 'It's just the beginning' in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on December 11, 2014. (Alex Ogle/AFP/Getty Images)
Hong Kong police walk along a barricaded road past a banner by pro-democracy protesters that reads 'It's just the beginning' in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on December 11, 2014. (Alex Ogle/AFP/Getty Images)

Follow our coverage of the Admiralty site clearing below. All times are in Hong Kong time, which is thirteen hours ahead of Eastern Standard time...




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