Hong Kong Protesters Call for U.S., U.K. Support Amid Unrest

Hong Kong protesters are looking for international support as the weeks-long pro-democracy push is unlikely to subside anytime soon.

Hong Kong is bracing for another long weekend of protests following dramatic scenes earlier this week when demonstrators forced the closure of the financial hub’s international airport.

The protests started in early June against a bill easing extraditions to the mainland, and have since morphed into a broader stand against China’s rule over the financial hub. They show no signs of abating: China continues to back leader Carrie Lam and protesters still sticking to their demands, which include her resignation.

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