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Hong Kong Police Arrest 'Umbrella Movement' Pro-Democracy Organizers

Leaders of large demonstrations that roiled parts of Hong Kong in 2014 were told to report to police Monday on charges of causing a public nuisance.
Activists Chu Yiu-ming (L) and Chan Kin-man gesture ahead of their arrest at a police station in Hong Kong on March 27, 2017. Police cracked down on Hong Kong democracy activists March 27 saying they would be charged over the Umbrella Movement mass protests, a day after a pro-Beijing candidate was chosen as the city's new leader. All nine activists reported to Wan Chai police station on the night of March 27, with around 200 supporters gathering outside. / AFP PHOTO / Jayne Russell / Getty Images

Leaders of the large and unprecedented pro-democracy protests that roiled parts of Hong Kong in 2014 have been told to report to police on charges of causing a public nuisance, in an apparent crackdown that comes one day after

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