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Hong Kong protesters paralyse parts of city for fourth day as schools remain shut; demonstrators block highways, major roads
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Hong Kong protesters paralyse parts of city for fourth day as schools remain shut; demonstrators block highways, major roads

Anti-government protesters paralysed parts of Hong Kong for a fourth day on Thursday, forcing school closures and blocking highways and other transport links to disrupt the financial hub amid a marked escalation of violence

Hong Kong business district, universities emerge as new battlegrounds for protest; rule of law pushed to the brink, say police
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Hong Kong business district, universities emerge as new battlegrounds for protest; rule of law pushed to the brink, say police

The confrontations followed a particularly brutal day on Monday, when police shot a protester and a man was set on fire, prompting calls from western powers for compromise but further fury in China against any challenge to its rule